April Showers

This quilt was my first venture into the use of recycled clothing and fabrics.

The tulips are cut from flowered fabric and appliqued on a background cut from a dress shirt. The leaves are from fabric scraps, the vines from another shirt. Both are appliqued.

 

The piece is machine quilted with iridescent thread. The inside border is hand-embroidered with metallic thread and beaded.

 

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2 thoughts on “April Showers

  1. So unique.. I live in the land of “Tulips “…these are very pretty & iridescent,  glad to see that I am not the only person using recyled clothing. 

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