Old School Library Quilt // Finished Modern Quilt

Old School Library

How did the quilt get it’s name? I finished piecing the top in the basement of an Old School DC Public Library.   The quilt looked a bit like those crazy stacks of books.  I love this quilt. It is destined for a child in need as part of the Trust do. Good Stitches Circle. Thank you, everyone, for your blocks.  I love the quilting on this–I wanted to practice turning corners, and practice I did. Some of them are fabulous, some are terrible, most are okay. Can’t wait to see what it looks like when I wash and dry it!

Old School Library Back

The block was designed by Alissa Haight-Carlton as part of her Modern BOM with Sew Mama Sew. The tutorial is here.

Old School Library Quilting Detail
Old School Library quilting
Old School Library 2

Linked to Quilt Story & Finish it Friday at Crazy Mom Quilts

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  1. Posted April 4, 2012 at 1:42 am | Permalink

    omg, love this quilt!!! great name, too :o)

  2. Posted April 4, 2012 at 2:51 am | Permalink

    It is stunning! Thank you for putting it all together!

  3. Posted April 4, 2012 at 3:16 am | Permalink

    Fantastic, Katie! Love your color palette.

  4. Posted April 4, 2012 at 3:27 am | Permalink

    Love how this turned out Katie!! What a great quilt.

  5. Posted April 4, 2012 at 5:35 am | Permalink

    I really like the modern quilt.

  6. Posted April 4, 2012 at 11:59 am | Permalink

    I really like the quilting. That is definitely some really good turn practice.

  7. Posted April 4, 2012 at 3:32 pm | Permalink

    Great colors! I love everything about this quilt.

  8. Posted April 4, 2012 at 3:33 pm | Permalink

    Kate, this is super cute!

  9. Kristie
    Posted April 6, 2012 at 2:44 am | Permalink

    Love the block, the colors, the whole package! Great modern quilt.

  10. Posted April 6, 2012 at 6:27 pm | Permalink

    I almost like the back as much as the front, with all those great lines of quilting.

  11. beth
    Posted April 11, 2012 at 7:04 pm | Permalink

    Oooh! I love this quilt!

  12. Posted April 19, 2012 at 11:22 am | Permalink

    Love it! And I didn’t even recognize Alissa’s block. Oops.

  13. Christine L
    Posted June 11, 2012 at 4:28 am | Permalink

    Lovely Quilt! Great Colors and quilting!!!

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