Tuesday, November 29, 2011

My Christmas Quilts

I wanted to show you my Christmas quilts. I try to make a quilt or ornaments every year.  SewCalGal is having a Christmas quilt show and these are mine for the show.  These have all been done in the past few years.  I haven't done a Christmas quilt this year but I am working on the snowman quilt...I did do a small banner and Christmas card holder but no full size quilt. I want to make a big Christmas quilt but just haven't taken the time.  These are all wallhangings or tabletoppers....I hope you enjoy seeing them.

                        My Christmas Stars-all the stars are different and the quilt is all hand quilted.


This is called Texas Christmas.  My brother in law loves this quilt. I guess I'll have to either give it to him or make him one like it.



I made this several years ago. This is an Eleanor Burns pattern.  It was alot of fun.  I made 3 of these and gave two as gifts and kept one for myself.


I made this one along with a friend of mine.  This is from Country Woman magazine many years ago.  I was teaching my friend how to sew and make this little wallhanging at the same time.  We had alot of fun together doing it.



I made this one last year.  My sewing group all made items using the red work embroidery. I made this little wallhanging.  Others made bags,ornaments or little purses.  It was fun to see what non-quilters did with their sewing.


I did this one several years ago at the quilt shop I used to work at.  We had a lock in at the quilt shop and we brought food and all worked on this little quilt.  We all had a quilt by the next morning. 


These are little candle mats.   I put red or green candles in the middle of these on my coffee table.  I'll be decorating with these this week....


You just saw these a few weeks ago but I wanted to put them here too along with all my other Christmas quilts.  I finished these the last few months ago...

My little Joy banner.


This one is a Christmas card holder.


Ok, now you can go to  SewCalGal's site and look at everybody else's....have fun and enjoy the show.
  Click here to go to see everyone else's Christmas quilts.  Merry Christmas!


46 comments:

Barb said...

YOu have alot of fun Christmas quilts...love them!

Sue Daurio said...

So many beautiful projects. But I have to say those boots are just over the top, I LOVE that one.

Kelli said...

Those are all really beautiful! The boot one is great.. I know a couple of men that would love that, too. I love the rough look of the Christmas tree one!!

Fleurette said...

Love all your Christmas quilts esp. Christmas stars - beautiful.

Lesley said...

You have a lot of Christmas in your house. Beautiful projects...my favorites are the candle mats...so pretty!

lillianscupboard said...

I went into the close-ups of the photos so I could see how beautiful all of these projects are. What a nice collection.

Julie Fukuda said...

Wow! You should put some of those in the Quilting Gallery weekly contests! Those are all so neat.

Vroomans' Quilts said...

A lot of wonderful holiday happenings! Love the boots!! Thank you for sharing with us.

Joanna said...

Great collection of beautiful projects. It must put you in the Christmas spirit when you take them out each year.

Wilma NC said...

Very pretty!! I love all things Christmas.

Deborah said...

Those are wonderful quilts! I especially like the log cabin wreath and the Christmas tree. I would like to know how you did that Christmas tree.

Sandy said...

Love those boots! So darn cute!

Peg said...

Fabulous quilts - I especially like the boots. Hmmm....ideas!

MooseStash Quilting said...

Whoo hoo, your house is going to be festive!!

Snoodles said...

You have so many lovely Christmas things! Love the Christmas Stars quilt the absolute best!

Sandra Kaye said...

I love all your quilts, its hard to pick a favorite....hmmm...I think I will go with the cowboy boots! They are to cute :):) hugs

Tracy said...

Each year we decorate less and less :-(

I gotta tell you - my favorites are the candle mats, for sure. VERY cool. Of course I have nothing else on my plate :snerk:, I could whip a pair in no time, right?

!

Mrs.Pickles said...

great looking quilts!

Linda in Calif. said...

You have enough for a show of your own! I really like them all. The boot one did take me by surprise. Too cute! And who doesn't love an Eleanor Burns log cabin! Great work.

Jen said...

Lots of great projects, thanks for sharing :)

Needled Mom said...

What fun quilts. The boots one is precious.

desertskyquilts said...

I love every one of these quilts! I couldn't pick a favorite if I had to. Thanks for sharing them.

Barbara said...

These are all lovely. You've been busy!

Christine M said...

Lovely Christmas projects.

LynCC said...

Lots of good Christmas stuff there! *Love* the Christmas boots. :D

sew.darn.quilt said...

WOW!!! Your post is filled with as many goodies as Santa's sack!
Thank you for sharing.

Carolyn

Becky said...

Wow! What wonderful projects you have made over the yars! I love the Texas cowboy quilt! Have a great holiday season!

Carrie P. said...

Lots of Christmas spirit at your place. Some great entries. I made the JOY quilts when I first started quilting.

Karen said...

This is a wonderful collection of Christmas quilts. Your house must look very festive in December.

Nanbon44 said...

You have been a busy elf, love all your quilts

Mary said...

Quite a collection of Christmas Quilts. I made the raggy one without the raggy look for a Class I taught.

Judi said...

So many cute projects! I love the cowboy boots. We live in Wyoming, and I decorate with a western theme, so that would fit in perfectly here :)

Julimond said...

I cannot decide, but all your projects are so wonderful

Rachel said...

Love them all - but I'm quite partial to the cowboy boot quilt since I spent some time in Texas last summer (and loved it!)

Rachel said...

Fantastic quilts!Thanks so much for sharing!!

Laurel said...

what fun! i like the idea of little candle mats...

Heather said...

Wow, lots of festive Christmas quilts. Love them all.

maggie said...

Very impressed with all of your lovely Christmas projects.
Good job.

Happy Cottage Quilter said...

Wow! Great quilts!!

KOcanQuilt said...

These are all wonderful - I like the wreath one the best.

Michele Hester said...

That's a lot of beautiful quilting going on!

Michele said...

So many Christmas quilts :-) very festive!

Janet said...

Great Christmas projects! I like the log cabin wreath best, although the boots are priceless!

Teresa Felgueiras said...

What a lot of wonderful Xmas projects. The Texas quilt is really cute.

╰☆╮ Barb ╰☆╮ said...

So many nice quilts there, but I like the last one best.

Sally said...

What a great collection!! Love them all.
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