Thursday, December 8, 2011


Head on over to the Cupcake Blog and check out the cupcake potholders I made for Kelly as her bonus gift in the For the Love of Solids flickr swap!
Kelly also received a HST wall hanging from me featuring her favorite Kona solid, Pomegranate

and some other goodies like binding, fabric scraps, fancy pink trim, a pink gel pen, some pink variegated thread, and some leftovers from the quilt so she can make something to match.
I did some of my fanciest quilting to date on this mini because I really wanted to stretch my FMQ skills a little. The center has some circles and the rest of the quilt has wavy lines.

All photos are courtesy of Kelly as I forgot to take some before I shipped these goodies off.

Happy Quilting


Theresa said...

I love that little mini - the colours are gorgeous and aren't you a clever clogs quilter. Just beautiful.....and don't get me started on the pot holders...cupcake anything is a favourite!

Hollie said...

That's one AWESOME package! Kelly must have been thrilled! Seriously those cupcakes are so super cute and I love the quilting you did!

Krysten @ Why Girls Are Weird said...

How fun, what a great package.

SewSurprising said...

I just wandered in this morning and have had a great time reading and looking, your projects are wonderful and your enthusiasm contagious. I will be adding you to my blog reading list and cant wait to see what 2012 holds for you :)

selfsewn@summerfete said...

Hi Natalie
Regarding the rose and star pattern.
I have a tutorial ready to post in january and a quilt along, so watch this space xx

Valkryie Knit This said...

Seriously made me squeel when I opened it. It's just perfect. :)