Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Wonderful Wednesday - RoboQuilt Edition

Welcome to another edition of Wonderful Wednesday!!  Today, I'm happy to report that the T-shirt quilt that I've been working on for months is finally done and delivered.  I couldn't be more pleased!

You may have seen progress pictures in THIS Design Floor Friday post.  I have since completed the quilt and have some additional photos to share.

The back loaded onto the frame:

A shot of the single pieced block in the quilt:

Another look at the (scrap-embellished) label:

It took several hours to get through the first row...

... And then my own personal Service Tech diagnosed and repaired the problem, which turned out to be a burr on the needle plate:

Even with a "perfect" load, I still managed to run into trouble just south of the halfway point:

Finished with the final pass:

Thank you to our sponsors:

With the trimming done, it was time to bind the quilt:

In my pajamas.  On a makeshift sewing table in the entryway:

Sewing down the last bit of binding:

Ta da!!  It's done, done, DONE:

A shot of the completed binding:

And best of all, here's one with the nearly tearful recipient on Delivery Day:

She was overwhelmed by the magnitude of the team's gift.  It was a beautiful sight to behold.  Her comment afterward...

"I wondered what happened to all of our old Robotics T-shirts!"

Linking up with Oh Scrap!

Why, Joyful?


The cornerstones were from shirt.scraps.
The logo embellishment on the label block was, too!

Linking up with Crazy Mom Quilts


I have FINALLY finished my RoboQuilt!

Until next time...
Face design challenges!!!


  1. That's AWESOME!!! What a great picture of Nina and the quilt. She will cherish it for years to come. Great job on your finish.

  2. Whew! With all the trials and tribulations you still managed to do a fabulous job!

  3. What a great quilt!! She will love it always.

  4. This is an epic quilt! Congratulations on a great finish, and making someone so happy :)

  5. How fun! What a great finish for a great sponsor.

  6. That is a great finish, and such a nice gift! It's great that she was so pleased with it!

  7. congrats on your finish, Nina loves it Look how happy she was.
    Well done!!

  8. Those little burrs can be so frustrating and wreck so much havoc. But hurray for sticking with it to the end!


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