Faceted Jewels: Finished!

YAAAAAAY! Finally, a quilt I have made for my own bed! This is Faceted Jewels, done in batiks:

Faceted Jewels
 For scale, this picture is taken from my front porch, which is up a full flight of stairs since our basement is a drive-under garage. This quilt measures 108×112″. It’s slightly wider than it is longer so it’ll cover the sides of our bed the way I want.
Here’s a close-up of one of the motifs:
Faceted Jewels Close Up
My friend Chris did another awesome job with the long-arming, and I’m still in love with the rich mix of colors in the batiks.
Faceted Jewels and Back
The back is a wide batik of the same fabric I used for the background on the front. Sew Batik, where I got the kit for this, has wide backings in batiks if you ever need one.

8 Replies to “Faceted Jewels: Finished!”

  1. Stunning! Love the colors and the quilting on this one. And now, according to my friend’s husband, you are a “real” quilter! He always told her she wasn’t a real quilter until they were sleeping under a quilt she had made. Of course I dismissed that notion until I had made my own king sized quilt and realized that it is, indeed, a very special feeling.

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