Patriotic Postage Stamp QOV

22 10 2014

From time to time, I longarm quilt tops made by members of the Fayetteville Quilts of Valor group. You can read about the Quilts of Valor Foundation here.

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This remarkable quilt top was made by Susan. It contains over 700 2″ squares which she cut from the small scraps left over from other QOVs. Susan espouses Bonnie Hunter’s method of cutting her scraps into strips and squares of useable, standard widths.

Did you notice the wonky gold stars sprinkled throughout the quilt?

The quilting design is freehand meandering with five-point stars in honey colored polyester thread.

Any soldier would be proud to receive this wonderful quilt!

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5 responses

22 10 2014
frstborn

Love this one! Could you please bring this one and the Gypsy wife to the next modern meeting? I’d love to use them to illustrate a point….

22 10 2014
Mary Ed Williams

Wonderful quilt!

22 10 2014
Marge Hicks

That is beautiful! What a job! Someone will be happy!

22 10 2014
Lori

Awesome quilt. My first reaction was “I wanna make this”. Now I have all day to sew on this rainy Wednesday and I’m thinking about cutting up squares!!! Lol

23 10 2014
quiltiferous

So lovely!

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