Tuesday, December 1, 2015

O Tannenbaum!

The joys of the holiday season are upon us, and what better way to celebrate than with this modern Christmas tree table runner, O Tannenbaum!



Measuring 20" x 62", it's the perfect size for my hutch, or a large table. Made with Kona solids, the combo of black/white/red with one green tree makes a striking, modern statement. 

And you too can make one, because I've written a pattern for it! Available in my Etsy store for instant download. 

But more about this quilt. Made with easy strip piecing, this runner was a snap to put together. For the quilting, I stitched falling snowflakes that add to the scene without taking away from the trees.



And to polish it off, a color matching binding


for which instructions are included in the pattern. It's one of my favorite ways to finish off modern quilts.



With O Tannenbaum on your table, you're sure to be in the holiday mood--I know I am!

Happy Quilting!



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7 comments:

  1. This is so pretty and I love the quilting and binding you added.

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  2. What a cute pattern Susan and perfect for the holidays!

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  3. The snowflake quilting is a perfect complement to the piecing...lovely!!

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  4. So happy to meet you in the shop today! This is a darling quilt with super touches--I really like the color-matched binding. Don't know that I've seen that technique before.

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  5. I like everything about this quilt! The simple design, the colours and the quilting is perfect!

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