My Blogger’s Quilt Festival Entry :: Quill

I’m excited to share a recent quilt that hasn’t made it to the blog yet! Quill is made in my Modern Neutral fabrics, and I loved making it and quilting it up.

Quill -

I actually finished this one up just after Market last spring, and quickly shipped it off to be in Quilty. (It’s in the issue on newsstands now!)

Quill -

Quill measures 56″ x 72″ and is made of just three LARGE blocks, then adding the solid on one side. I love the statement that it makes, and the simplicity of the quilt. I outlined the “diamond” shapes with quilting, then added in random straight lines from the center to the edge. All the texture in there is so comfy! Here’s a closer look :

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I had found a bit of inspiration for this quilt, and had been obsessing over making it. I was so excited when it found a home with Quilty, thus I had a good reason to make it! I, of course, love it in my fabrics, but think it is super versatile and could be made in a ton of different fabrics.

Have you had a chance to visit many of the entries? I have looked at a bunch, but not nearly all of them! I’m hoping to absorb a ton of inspiration over the weekend!

Happy Quilting –



By |2018-12-20T09:41:10-07:00October 30th, 2014|Bloggers Quilt Festival, finished quilt, My Fabric|20 Comments


  1. Mary C in WA October 30, 2014 at 12:56 am - Reply

    very pretty fabrics! still looking at new entries. Ther is lots of inspiration.

  2. Teje October 30, 2014 at 1:01 am - Reply

    Hi Amy! I was thinking where is your entry. This is fantastic and beautiful quilt! Unique design and I love your Fabrics! x Teje

  3. Cille October 30, 2014 at 1:10 am - Reply

    Great quilt – love your color scheme and the modern layout. It calls for a warm fireplace, a good cup of tea and a great quilting book :)

  4. Catherine October 30, 2014 at 3:03 am - Reply

    Lovely! It uses your fabrics beautifully, and I love the texture.

  5. charlotte October 30, 2014 at 4:41 am - Reply

    How pretty! Love the design and the colors are so soothing. Love it!!

  6. Rozsamaria October 30, 2014 at 5:19 am - Reply

    What a great design!

  7. kris October 30, 2014 at 6:41 am - Reply

    So so pretty!

  8. Gisela Suski October 30, 2014 at 6:48 am - Reply

    I love the colors of this quilt, and love the white.

  9. HeatherK October 30, 2014 at 8:18 am - Reply

    I loved this quilt from the moment I saw it! I even have the quilt kit for it sitting on my sewing table right now awaiting a turn =)

  10. Carla October 30, 2014 at 8:23 am - Reply

    Fabulous! Lovely finish and the quilting is perfect

  11. Paulette Doyle October 30, 2014 at 8:37 am - Reply

    GORGEOUS…and the colours are perfect!!

  12. Mama Mel October 30, 2014 at 8:45 am - Reply

    Beautiful colors! And I love the quilting!

  13. Karen October 30, 2014 at 10:08 am - Reply

    Amy, I spotted this quilt right away when my issue of Quilty arrived. (BTW, I really look forward to your column in Quilty!) It’s wonderful to see such a soft, neutral palette (adore your fabric collection!) and all the white space. Something for this beginner to strive for!

  14. tubakk October 30, 2014 at 11:39 am - Reply

    A lovely and different quilt. Beautiful.

  15. carrie wikander October 31, 2014 at 10:25 am - Reply

    Can’t decide what I like more – the palette, the design…are both so beautiful and clever. Superb quilt.

  16. Heather October 31, 2014 at 3:38 pm - Reply

    I saw this in the magazine and it was one of my favorites!

  17. Tara November 2, 2014 at 9:38 pm - Reply

    I love this! Such a modern twist but with a traditional vibe.

  18. Emma Jane November 3, 2014 at 6:38 pm - Reply

    love this quilt!

  19. Cindy November 6, 2014 at 8:10 am - Reply

    Love the quilt and the fabric-this neutral collection is wonderful!

  20. Wendy Paull January 7, 2016 at 1:21 pm - Reply

    I ordered the kit from Quilty and made it for my son as his Christmas present. It is perfect for him! Thanks for the excellent design!

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