This quilt is now a pattern for purchase from 2SewTextiles.
Here is where to buy it: 2Sew Textlies Etsy shop
2Sew Textiles on Craftsy
Here is how it was in the making: starting with the centre diamonds: Actually, This was a practise piece, and I dispensed with those red bobbles in the end, didn’t like them!
Over/under almost celtic applique diamond design for Nebula
Nebula diamond detail
Nebula diamond stitching
Centre panel completed, ready for addition of borders
Accurate 1/4″ seams are essential for well fitting pieced borders
Piecing layout for sections of the border
Ascertaining layout of each element or unit
Units being laid out to determine the best method of piecing
On the wall, getting a feel for assembling the units
Gradually coming together
Pinning the quilt layers
The quilt pinned and ready to begin the quilting process
Quilting – my cat always found the newest quilt to lie on….
Detail showing the quilting
Attaching a hanging sleeve
Pin with some slack to create space for the dowel
Slip stitching the hanging sleeve (rod pocket)
Rod in the sleeve.