Saturday, 15 May 2010

Quilts UK

We did a brief write up on our visit to Quilts UK on the site (http://bit.ly/quiltsuk) but there were just so many amazing quilts that caught our eye so we decide to show case a few of them here for you all to enjoy.  First of all though please let me say that it was hard to do justice to these quilts with just a photo, the depth of colours and intricacies of the designs were absolutely stunning!  If you didn't make it this time i'd strongly recommend visitinng the autumn show.
 Windmills of your mind

By Jenny Lester of Bristol

Winner of best use of colour











All Squared Up

By Melanie Plummer from Suffolk











 Celebrating The Blues

Melanie McGlynn from Somerset





Pirate Ahoy! Jennifer Harris from Gloucestershire


A Year in Tuscany by Ten plus one co-ordinated and assembled by Pauline Barnes




Geisha Dreams by Margaret Brett from Kent



Venice Journal Quilts by Frieda Oxenham from Peeblesshire


Summertime by Dorothy Sharman and Barbara Oborne            

Sashiko Gate By Dilys Fronks

Barbados Sunset by Patricia McLaughlin

Snapshots of My West Country by Maggie Howell from Dorset

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

I enjoy these photos of quilts in japan.I love the first one.

The Sewing Directory said...

The Japanese ones were my personal favourites too, and they had lovely Japanese fabrics there - but I couldn't afford any unfortunetly. Maybe next year

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