Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Valentine String Heart Quilt

Happy Valentines Day!

This string quilt is made in much the same way as I did the heart table mat from my earlier post. These blocks measure 8 inches.

Here is a close up of some of the blocks.  I've used all shades of red; anything goes.

 

For the background I used any string that had a light or neutral kind of background.  You can see some backgrounds with red and green mixed in.


I love using EQ5 to draw quilt designs.  I was planning to machine quilt this along with the heart table mats for Valentine's Day, but my sewing machine had to go to the repairman.   There's always next year. 

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I hope you are all having a Happy Valentine's Day.

Thanks for visiting! 

7 comments:

Janet O. said...

LuAnn, you have made a very cool heart quilt. Too bad your "stitcher" is in the shop. How were you planning on quilting--paisley heart? Or do you have something else in mind?

Linda said...

Gorgeous!!!! Happy Valentine's Day!!

Mama Pea said...

Some day, I really want to do one of htese. I love them!

Rosa said...

You have made a fabulous string heart quilt.Happy Valentine´s Day!!

P. said...

This is really cool!

Karen said...

Happy Valentine's Day LuAnn!

Cyn ;-) said...

Darling heart quilt, LuAnn. Love all that red! . Hope you and your family had a lovely and fun Valentine's Day.
Hope your sticher has been successfully fixed and is now safe at home in your Creation Station.

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