I was inspired to share this quilt after reading Barbara Brackman's wonderful post about Rose Krestsinger and her unfinished rose quilt. You can read the post here.
The Rose Quilt - 1998 Is it wrong to say that I still LOVE this quilt? I even changed my header in honor of it.
Here is a blood stain when hanna lost a tooth while it was on her bed.
This is the ONLY quilt that I had quilted by someone else and I still regret it. It's lovely quilting, but not mine.
Here is Rose's work:
And mine. I forgot how much I simplified the flowers.
I used only a few fabrics in this quilt. The tiny berries are my favorite part.
I was struck today by how much it has in common with my Jubilee quilt. I am back to quilting a little every single day and have just finished the top border.
coco looked on with her usual enthusiasm and confusion.
Our poor little Starbuck had 2 teeth pulled today and a cleaning. If only he would have flossed more.... We get to pick him up early this evening :(
Anyone else do this block? Or have another pretty rose applique' quilt to share? I'd love to see them.