Monday, November 2, 2009

My Prize-Winning Quilt

I've always wanted to say that. lol. And my quilt did win a prize - but not for the quilting or the design - just for being the first one finished. But, hey, it's still a prize winner. lol.

Here's the quilt:



It's my snowman quilt made from blocks from an online group swap. I backed it with a fleece sheet, birthed it and tied it. The blocks are so pretty and diverse that I didn't want to take away from them with a bunch of quilting. It's so cuddly and warm and since the blocks were made by my close friends it's like a loving hug.

And the prize! When the girl who organized the swap emailed me about the prize I had honestly forgotten she even mentioned there being a prize for the first project completed.

The prize was a Christmas tablerunner. It arrived today in the mail and I simply love it.



Thanks Joyce for organizing the swap and for the great prize.

Until next time, hugs and stitches. Jody

1 comment:

Holy said...

Wow this treasure is really priceless.I liked it and enjoyed this blog. that sounds like so much fun! it's so fun to pretend magical as well.Very Sweet, I love it!This is so inviting!

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