Batik Bed Runner

2 06 2016

IMG_20160525_132339_541I am absolutely smitten with this bed runner! Linda G. made it for a former co-worker who is a long time friend. The batiks she selected glow like stained glass on a summer day. Did you recognize the “Disappearing Nine Patch” design? This is proof positive that even a simple patchwork design combined with the right fabrics yields an awesome quilt.

Many of the batiks have floral or leaf designs, so Linda asked me to quilt flowers and leaves all over the 19″ x 87″ runner. I also quilted two coordinating pillow tops made with 2 1/2″ squares. Can you imagine the runner and pillows resting atop a white or light gray bedspread? Gorgeously colorful!

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5 responses

2 06 2016
Ronda

That is gorgeous. Batiks really just pop!

2 06 2016
Mary Ed Williams

Wonderful quilt! Love the batiks. They really do make the pattern perfect.

3 06 2016
Marie K.

Very beautiful!

3 06 2016
Tanya Hockensmith

Love it!! Linda told me all about it, but it’s more beautiful than described!!

3 06 2016
scrapmuffinquilts

It is very pretty!

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