Double Irish Chain Baby Quilt

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on March 13, 2009.

 

This is a double Irish Chain I made for the daughter of a blog friend. He happens to be Irish. Instead of just using two colors, I added the pink and dark green and interlaced them. The medium green was added because I didn’t have quite enough of the background fabric. The quilt is 50 in X 50 in. It is machine pieced and quilted.

Here is a detailed photo which doesn’t really do justice to the lovely light green background fabric. The chains are cross-hatched quilted. The “centers” have clovers quilted into them.

And another detail photo to try to share the fabric with you.

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About rlbates

plastic surgeon who quilts, loves family, dog person, walks/jogs, a work-in-progress
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One Response to Double Irish Chain Baby Quilt

  1. purplesque says:

    This is absolutely beautiful.

    [the rest of this comment was redacted because it was hopelessly corny]

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