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Ideal Stitches · 2d ago

Batik Table Runner

I love doing little table runners.  The are quick and fun and boost my sense of accomplishment in a short time.  This batik runner looks incredible with variegated thread.  It’s bound and fi...
Ideal Stitches · 2d ago

Red and Purple Birds

Its amazing how the edge to edge pattern of birds closely matches the print of birds on the quilt fabric.  The quilting took this simple red and purple quilt top to new heights!
Ideal Stitches · 1W ago

Learning Quilt

What a fun and educational quilt!  Numbers along two sides, letters across two other sides, and shapes in the middle make this a great learning quilt.  In addition there is a list on the bac...
Ideal Stitches · 1W ago

Grandmas Flowers and Swirls

This was a stack of Grandma’s Flower Garden blocks that were framed with light polka dot fabric and brought together with blue sashing.  The swirls add texture and movement.   I bet this gar...
Ideal Stitches · 2W ago

Peace Cottage 2

This is the second peace cottage quilt that Ideal Stitches has completed.  Many of the quilting elements are similar how ever I did change up a few things.   One was the length of the tails ...
Ideal Stitches · 2W ago

Batik Log Cabin

Beautiful log cabin done in tropical blues and lime greens with a pop of magenta.  I did line work in the blues and feather work  in the lime portion as well as the border.   For a bit of vi...
Ideal Stitches · 2W ago

Hanging Gardens

Beautiful fabrics, spectacular layout and amazing quilting come together to make this unbelievable!   Taking my cue from the name of the pattern, Hanging Gardens; I chose a pattern that woul...
Ideal Stitches · 3W ago

Soft Creamy Pink Quilt

I love the soft color palette of warm pinks and tans in this oversized rail quilt.   The all over heart pattern show ups well on both the backing and the quilt top making this a quilt to war...
Ideal Stitches · 3W ago

Patchwork Fan Quilt

What a spectacular showcase for free motion quilting.  I quilted in the quarter drysden block on the plain white squares, then quilted the four as one continuous wheel.  I love the effect.  ...
Ideal Stitches · 3W ago

Kaffe Four Patch

Two blocks, one a 4-patch the other plain make the center of this quilt!   What is amazing is the color placement of the fabrics.  I can see the squares going down diagonally from left to ri...