Kitty Cat Quilt completed

Whew!  Just squeaking in before the end of month deadline with my May OMG project – not the best of photos, taken inside as I ran out of daylight hours to take one outside (and besides, it’s been raining and blowing and bitterly cold today, so not ideal weather for al fresco photography anyway!).

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Each block has simple, outward-radiating big stitch quilting around the central ‘framed’ cat/s, with the backing a cute cat-themed fabric I found in my stash:

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At our last quilting club meeting a call went out for quilts for the children’s ward at Christchurch Hospital, so that’s where this one will end up, possibly along with another couple which I made last year (or was it the year before …), which have been waiting for the right time, right recipient to come along 🙂

Linking up with the OMG linky party at Red Letter Quilts here.

PS  I may have succeeded with my OMG project this month, but the Quilty 365 circles challenge is another matter altogether:  not one single circle done this month! 😦  Maybe I should make catching up on those my OMG challenge for June …?


6 thoughts on “Kitty Cat Quilt completed

  1. It looks great! I can’t believe you handstitched the whole thing.
    I am in the same place as you, with a lot of the projects that I haven’t finished, it’s because my skills have gotten better and I don’t know how to compensate for not-so-good choices made in the past. You have done a great job and I know you are happy to be sending it out the door to be useful!


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