Monday, September 5, 2011

Posh Quilt Finished


Here is a little background on this quilt before the details. About three years ago I had my gallbladder taken out and  my mom came up to take me care of me. We decided to stop by a quilt store for my first outing of the surgery. I hadn't quilted since about 7 years, but I still had all my supplies and have been carting around my stash everytime I moved.

During our outing to the local quilt store I announce that I wanted to start quilting again when I saw this quilt hanging up in the store. It was it was Posh Fabric by Chez Moi for Moda and rectangles and different then all the other quilts I had seen before. The quilt pattern was also called Posh and at one point was a free pattern on the Moda website. There was a nice little kit sitting on the counter calling my name. I wanted I had to have it. So I picked it up and carried it around the store while my mom did her shopping.

I had every Vicodin induce (after all I had just had surgery) intention of starting quilting right there and then when I got home. However, I could barely make it out of the store and back to the car with out feeling like I was going to pass out from the pain. Luckily, my mom was with me and decided to get me the quilt kit. Some how I managed to get back in the car and the whole way home I held on the my little kit.


That is the last I remember of that kit. I am sure I put it away somewhere safe, as I was too busy at the time to get to it. That was until I decided to start quilting again. After all this was thee quilt that made me decide I wanted to quilt again. So I have been slowly work on this one, along with all the other things that distracted me.


I even pieced the back which I am super excited about. I really like this quilt. I think the lighting was a bit bright in the backyard. I am going to have to find just the right time to take pictures.

Posh quilt Finished

Quilt Stats:
Name: Posh Quilt
Size: 52" x 72" 
Fabrics:  Posh by Chez Moi for moda
Binding: Posh by Chez Moi
Pattern: Posh 
Quilting: long arm, roses stretched. 
Completed: September 2011

Linking up to:
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  1. I love this line, your quilt looks great!

  2. I love this, the rectangles are quirky and the shots of green and red really bring it alive, well done you!

  3. Glad to see you have finished the quilt! Looks really good.

  4. Congratulations on finishing your quilt! That was so sweet of your mom to get the kit for you. :)

  5. Love the quilt! Thanks for sharing it and the story behind it. Have a great day! :)

  6. I haven`t seen this line before - it is lovely as is your quilt!

  7. Beautiful finish--and great story! :) Thanks for linking up to {Sew} Modern Monday and have a great week!

  8. Gorgeous quilt and good story behind it.

  9. I always think the best quilts have a story behind them :) Great job on it!

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  12. Beautiful quilt and great story! Hope you enjoy using it and put painful memories to the side! Came over from UFO Domination on Flickr - what's the next target??

  13. This is a beautiful quilt-and what a story! Glad all is well and you got finally got your quilt finished!

    I always love a pieced back. Looks great!


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