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Monday, June 20, 2016

Jingle All the Way

Okay, so let's just all pretend that this quilt is showcased with a pristine snowy backdrop, and a mug of hot chocolate in hand, instead of the lush, green landscape that is reality.

The heat index was close to 110 degrees today, and it feels a little weird to be spreading Christmas cheer amidst these sweltering temps, but I really love this finish!  The Baubles pattern works perfectly with the Jingle holiday fabrics, and really look like vintage blown glass ornaments.

I used all of my Jingle scraps, along with a leftover piece from the Santa's Here line, and filled out the backing with Kona Basil Green.  The darker solid and tonal green fabrics really make those scraps pop, and I do love how the quilting really shows up on a solid.

This one got a Kona Red binding, and it creates a perfect frame for the quilt.

I have made several Christmas quilts over the last few years, but I've never kept one for myself.  Well, this is the year that my own couch gets a special, snuggly quilt during the holiday season, because this one is all mine!


  1. That is a great one to keep for yourself. Very nice.

  2. Love, love love those fabrics! Great finish.

  3. Beautiful - really love how this shows off Christmas colours so well!

  4. How wonderful to have a new quilt all ready for the holidays when they arrive! I love this pattern!

  5. I love it! Good for you keeping it for yourself!

  6. It looks just like ornaments. Beautiful job!

  7. Beautifully done. It's the perfect pattern for those holiday prints.

  8. Very pretty quilt. Love it.


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