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Cap Quilt

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Linda Neel asked my sister, Iris and I to make this cap quilt for her husband Bill as a Christmas present.  She brought us all of the old caps he had saved from his years of farming and the wonderful Coca Cola printed fabric (Bill loves Coca Cola!).  The remaining fabric including the corn and peanuts is from our shop.  We appliquéd the cap with the Coca Cola patch.  I quilted a tractor into four blocks and stipple quilted the balance.  Linda did surprise Bill with his Christmas present this year!  🙂

Batting BlowOut Event!

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6.6 Oz. Polyester batting is on sale for $3.60 a yard, that’s 10 cents per linear inch!  This high quality 96” wide poly batting is light, warm and has a nice loft.  Even better buy 5 yards of fabric (any fabric in the store , mix & match) and we will give you the the amount of this batting you need for your quilt (any size quilt up to and including a King) for Free!

Don’t forget our “Flying Geese” class is scheduled for Tuesday January 26th from 2 until 4 PM central time.  The class fee is $25 which covers all materials for the class.  Bring your sewing machine and have fun!  You can register for the class in person at our shop, by giving us a call at 850-329-8276 or by messaging us.

Do you have a quilt top ready to be quilted?  Lady Bird Quilts provides skilled Longarm Quilting services in a wide range of styles and designs.  We can quilt your top and make it look spectacular!  We also offer binding services at a reasonable price.  Give us a call or better yet bring your quilt top to the shop on Saturday for an estimate.  If you have a fabric, sewing or quilting question we’re always happy to help.

We sell fabric by the yard as well as Fat Quarters, Jelly Rolls and Charm Packs.  Our cotton prints are $5.00 a yard (except for collegiate and specialty material), a wide range of bargain cotton solids are $4.00 a yard with premium cotton solids priced at $5.00 a yard.  Fat Quarters are $1.00 a piece, with bundles of 10 for $9.50. Jelly Rolls (40 count of color coordinated 2 1/2” x 44” strips in a roll) are $19.99 each.  Charm Packs of pre-cut squares are available in 3 1/2″, 4 1/2″, 5 1/2″ and 6 1/2″ sizes.  We also carry top quality 108” wide cotton quilt backing material for just $10 a yard in numerous colors and prints.   We are open every Saturday from 9 AM until 4 PM central time at 7161 Highway 90 in Grand Ridge, Florida.  Just look for the Lady Bird Quilts sign.

 

 

Sampler

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I put this sampler quilt together for Pat Hammitt from a collection of beautiful quilt blocks made by her mother-in-law.  The back is sewn together from material Pat provided and it has our Hobbs Heirlooom 80/20 batting inside.  I quilted it in the pipeline design and then bound it with some of the same material used for the back. There are quite a few different quilt blocks in this one!  🙂

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T-Shirt Quilt featuring Basketball

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I made this T-shirt quilt for Diane McCombs as a Christmas present for her son.  It showcases his sports shirts surrounded by his school colors.  The fabric is all from Lady Bird Quilts.  It’s backed with our Black Tilt-A-Whirl 108” quilt backing and filled with Hobbs 80/20 Heirloom Batting for a nice wight and feel.  Since he is mostly into basketball I quilted it in Basketballs & Loops then made the binding from a basketball print

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Spectrum of Colors at Lady Bird Quilts & Fabric!

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We have printed and solid cotton fabric in the whole spectrum of colors in stock at Lady Bird Quilts & Fabric.  We carry what others do not!  Our everyday prices are often as low or even lower than sale prices at the big chain fabric stores.  We also offer friendly personal service and are happy to help you figure out how to make the project you have in mind.

Don’t forget our “Flying Geese” class is scheduled for Tuesday January 26th from 2 until 4 PM central time.  The class fee is $25 which covers all materials for the class.  Bring your sewing machine and have fun!  You can register for the class in person at our shop, by giving us a call at 850-329-8276 or by messaging us.

We sell fabric by the yard as well as Fat Quarters, Jelly Rolls and Charm Packs.  Our cotton prints are $5.00 a yard (except for collegiate and specialty material), a wide range of bargain cotton solids are $4.00 a yard with premium cotton solids priced at $5.00 a yard.  Fat Quarters are $1.00 a piece, with bundles of 10 for $9.50. Jelly Rolls (40 count of color coordinated 2 1/2” x 44” strips in a roll) are $19.99 each.  Charm Packs of pre-cut squares are available in 3 1/2″, 4 1/2″, 5 1/2″ and 6 1/2″ sizes.  Hobbs Heirloom 80/20 batting (96” wide) is in stock for $8.28 a yard.  To complete your quilt we have top quality 108” wide cotton quilt backing material for just $10 a yard in numerous colors and prints.

Do you have a quilt top ready to be quilted?  Lady Bird Quilts provides skilled Longarm Quilting services in a wide range of styles and designs.  We can quilt your top and make it look spectacular!  We also offer binding services at a reasonable price.  Give us a call or better yet bring your quilt top to the shop on Saturday for an estimate.  If you have a fabric, sewing or quilting question we’re always happy to help.  We are open every Saturday from 9 AM until 4 PM central time at 7161 Highway 90 in Grand Ridge, Florida.  Just look for the Lady Bird Quilts sign.

Wolf Quilt

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Robin Ham contacted me and asked me make a quilt for him and told me that he wanted it to have wolves on it.  So I made him a quilt with wolves on it!  The blue triangle print reminds me of mountains with a pristine lake in front, the green fabric has the lightning of a summer storm and the tan reminds me of the open areas of the American West.  All of the colors together also remind me of the heritage of Native Americans.  The fabric all came from our shop, it’s backed with our 108” Tonal Vineyard Natural Khaki and is filled with Hobbs Heirloom 80/20 batting.  I stipple quilted it.  Hope you are enjoying it Robin! 🙂