Cool by the Pool Quilt // Finished Modern Quilt

Today is it. The very last of summer. Kindergarten starts tomorrow, at 8am. Of course, I’m a little terrified and exhilarated, all at the same time. My son is just really, really excited.  I guess that is what being a parent is all about, realizing that it really isn’t about you. But it is hard, sometimes, to let go, even a teeny bit. And now, on to the quilt! This is the “Cool by the Pool” quilt my friend Tricia and I tag-teamed on.  I pieced the top and took the pictures (ha!), she quilted and bound it. This is certainly an example of how the quilting really makes the quilt. I love the ocean waves! Click on the “untitled” links to see more of the quilting.
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7 Comments

  1. Posted September 5, 2011 at 3:26 pm | Permalink

    What a lovely quilt! I want to go to the beach now.

  2. Posted September 5, 2011 at 3:52 pm | Permalink

    beautiful quilt & I rebel – do not want summer to be over!

  3. Posted September 5, 2011 at 5:40 pm | Permalink

    Ooh, so pretty! I love the simplicity, and the quilting really shines!

    (good luck with kindergarten tomorrow!)

  4. Posted September 5, 2011 at 5:48 pm | Permalink

    This is so beautiful!!!! Great quilting!

  5. Posted September 5, 2011 at 7:38 pm | Permalink

    Simple concept, but really, really beautiful. Well done. What did you do for the back?

  6. Posted September 5, 2011 at 8:54 pm | Permalink

    Just love its elegant simplicity and the quilting is beautiful.

  7. Jessica
    Posted September 5, 2011 at 5:47 pm | Permalink

    So pretty! And I loooove the quilting. Tag teaming on a quilt sounds fun. I hope your son has a wonderful day tomorrow :)

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