Catching Up with our Renters

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See what the longarm renters at Quilted Joy have been up to lately!

Lyvonn feels like she’s been stuck in a world of neutral fabrics. In her free time she’s been working on quilts for her sons and their families, collaborating with her daughters-in-law to find the right fabrics that will fit their homes. Some how they both wanted creams and whites! This Single Irish Chain quilt is the…

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On the Frame: Irish Chain

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I love an Irish Chain that gives me room to play!Here’s the Irish Chain currently on my frame. The border has mirrored hearts.The blocks also feature hearts with a curl design that comes out of the meandering vine through the chain. Quilted Joy Blog Stop by QuiltedJoy.com for design inspiration, quilting options and pricing on…

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Line Dancing or Terry’s Twists & Beadboard on Barb’s Jelly Roll Quilt

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I am finishing up Barb’s Jelly Roll quilt. This quilt was BIG and it took much longer than I thought it would. I put beadboard on the outside borders and did line dancing through the modified Irish Chain.  Take a look at how it all comes together! Quilted Joy Blog Stop by QuiltedJoy.com for design…

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Sarah’s Irish Chain

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Sarah's Irish Chain, quilted by Angela Huffman

This is my second Irish Chain in as many weeks! I just love how quiltmakers express themselves so uniquely through the fabric choices they make.  This is Sarah’s Irish Chain and it is beautiful. I used a new edge to edge design on this quilt.  It is called Cascade. I had picked it up at…

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Irish Chain Red Hot!

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Jennie Beth's finished Irish Chain quilt, custom quilting by Angela Huffman

It is done! I pulled Jennie Beth’s Irish Chain off the frame today. It took me MUCH longer than I anticipated but I know she’ll be pleased.  Here’s some final photos and a close up of the back of the border. Quilted Joy Blog Stop by QuiltedJoy.com for design inspiration, quilting options and pricing on…

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Curly Feathered Wreaths

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Curly Feathered Wreaths on Irish Chain quilt, quilted by Angela Huffman

I was able to make a ton of progress on Jennie Beth’s Irish Chain today. I’m down to putting the feathered wreaths in those plain squares. This style of curled feathers is so much fun to make! Can you see the wavy lines moving through the chains? Here’s some eye candy of the progress. I’m…

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The Irish Chain Grows Feathers!

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The Irish Chain quilt Jennie Beth asked me to quilt is starting to grow some glorious feathers in its border. Take a peek at my progress and learn about my big announcement!

Jennie Beth’s quilt now has feathers in the outside border and wavy interconnected lines through all of the one-inch pieces in the middle. If you click here, you’ll see the drawing I did on her quilt to show her the ideas I had for her quilt top. She chose the version with more traditional feathers.…

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