Celtic Pillow


I finished this little quilted pillow last week. I started it in a workshop with Mary Lou Hallenbeck in November 2010. Mary Lou demonstrated her technique for appliqueing bias strips in Celtic patterns.


Close-up of appliqued strips going around a tight curve.


Close-up of the free motion quilting.


Close-up of the binding. I sewed the binding by machine with the final stitching “in the ditch” from the right side.


I think the quilting looks nice especially in the right light!

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1 Response to Celtic Pillow

  1. Geta Grama says:

    I love that we can make our own bias tape from our favorite fabric!
    I love the paisley quilting too! It’s my favorite! Wonderful pillow!

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