Friday, March 21, 2014

2014 Pantone Quilt Challenge Radiant Orchid - StarBurst Quilt Top

My quilt top entry for 2014 Pantone Quilt Challenge is my Star Burst Quilt Pattern. I was hoping to finish the binding for the challenge but lately its become very hard to find time for sewing.

Here are pictures of my quilt top:
Star Burst Quilt Top - Take in February
Star Burst Quilt Front - showing the outline quilting

Star Burst Quilt Back - Hello Petal kids playing fabric
Quilt Statistics:
Dimensions:48 x 64 inches
Fabrics for the front: - different shades of Kona Cotton purples/violets including Orchid
Backing fabric: - Hello Petal
Background fabric: - Kona Cotton (Light to Dark) - Silver, Ash,
Iron, Medium Gray, Steel, Coal, Charcoal and Pepper
Thread: Sulky 40wt thread for front and King tut variegated thread
Category: Just the Top

Now entering into the "Just the Top" category of Radiant Orchid 2014 Pantone Quilt Challenge

32 comments:

  1. Breathtaking! I made one of those blocks--i can't imagine making a whole Quilt's worth! I'm so impressed!

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  2. I can't even imagine making anything that beautiful!!!!! And the colors set off the piecing perfectly!!!! Well done, my Friend!!!! Hugs........

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    1. Thank you so much, Doreen! I appreciate all the lovely comments!

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  3. This is so beautiful - all those violet shades really compliment the star design!

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  4. So pretty and I absolutely adore the gray gradient background, that just makes the quilt so much more special!

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    1. Thank you Marci! Thank you for stopping by!

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  5. Wow. Love that you chose to do a color gradient for the background--it really makes your stars stand out beautifully.

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    1. Thank you, Toni! I love the gradient effect too!

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  6. Love all those Kona purples together

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  7. This turned out great! Are you sick of purple yet?

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  8. Beautiful, love how the light colours just seem to glow!

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  9. Really awesome! and love the gradient change of background colors.

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  10. This is gorgeous! Like everyone else, I'm particularly fond of the grey gradient in the background! It adds just a bit of interest without taking the attention away from the gorgeous stars. Beautiful work!

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  11. Congratulations! This is a fantastic quilt.

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  12. Great quilt! I love the gradation in the background and the contrast in the stars! Awesome!

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  13. Congratulations on the win for this beautiful quilt!! Great job!!

    -Soma

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  14. Congratulations! I love the colour value play in your gorgeous quilt. Fabulous!

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  15. Congratulations, Malini! So happy for your win!

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  16. This is really stunning! I'm on the gradient train with everyone else - it really works perfectly! Thanks for playing along with the challenge!

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  17. Beautiful quilt top! Congratulations!

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  18. Wow! It's stunning! I wish I would have seen this challenge sooner! I have been a little blog lazy:/ Love your snow brick wall too!!

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  19. I love the different shades of purple stars! A truly beautiful quilt!!

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  20. Hi, I’m the editor at Make Modern magazine and we’d love to feature your quilt in a little gallery we’re doing on this challenge but I can’t find your email address to email you direct – can you email me jane @ makemodern dot com dot au if you’re interested please?

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  21. Thank you, Jane! I sent you an email from my email account. Let me know if you don't get it.
    Hema

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