by Shisha 25 Dec 2015

This is the quilt I made for a favorite uncle. I finally got it quilted and it was gifted and received this morning and he loved it! The last picture is the back of the quilt. I have to admit that I am thrilled that it is finally finished and out of the house! haha Thanks for looking!


by joann1 31 Dec 2015


1 comment
Shisha by Shisha 28 Feb 2016

Thank you!

by toogie 29 Dec 2015

This is gorgeous! I love both sides! We usually just block one side and back with a large fabric. This way would have made two, but I bet he was surprised both sides are equally beautiful! Love your work! Did you do your own quilting too? if you just wanted it out of the house, I'm sure you would have found plenty takers!-lol-

1 comment
Shisha by Shisha 01 Jan 2016

Haha. I wanted it out of the house because it meant that it was finally finished. I normally just do one quilt top but this was a very special uncle. This way, he got 2 quilts in one and can change the look if he gets bored with one. And yes, I do my own quilting. Still having major back problems and quilting this really played havoc on my back! With the thanks I got for this, it was definitely worth it.

by lbrow 29 Dec 2015

Beautiful job! I love it/Lillian

1 comment
Shisha by Shisha 01 Jan 2016

Thank you. Hugs

by pennifold 29 Dec 2015

This quilt is just beautiful Shisha. An heirloom and I love the fact that you've double sided it. It's in such manly colours too, such a wonderful job. I know you are happy to see it gone, but I bet it was wonderful making it for your favourite Uncle? Well done, love Chris

1 comment
Shisha by Shisha 01 Jan 2016

Thank you so much Chris! For the back side, I used all the scraps I had from the front and incorporated them in the back. The uncle came over just after xmas and thanked me over and over and over again and told me I should not have done that for him! lol

by crafter2243 Moderator 29 Dec 2015

Absolutely stunning. 2 quilts in one. The hours that must have gone into that.

1 comment
Shisha by Shisha 01 Jan 2016

Thank you. Yes, there were just a few hours involved! haha

by vickiannette 29 Dec 2015

fantastic effort!

1 comment
Shisha by Shisha 01 Jan 2016


by Shisha 29 Dec 2015

Thank you cuties for all of your kind comments! The New Year is almost here so I am hoping you all have a wonderful New Year!

by grannycottage 29 Dec 2015

Absolutely gorgeous. The back is almost beautiful as the front.

1 comment
Shisha by Shisha 01 Jan 2016

Thank you.

by clawton 28 Dec 2015


1 comment
Shisha by Shisha 01 Jan 2016


by Smokey12 26 Dec 2015

Beautiful gift, I can see why he loved it. It is beautiful and your Mariner's Compass blocks are very well made.

1 comment
Shisha by Shisha 01 Jan 2016


by carolpountney 26 Dec 2015

Love your quilt

by jofrog2000 26 Dec 2015

A work of art. Absolutely gorgeous.

by baydreamer 26 Dec 2015

You did a wonderful job. I love the way you did the back. He will cherish this for ever!.

by dragonflyer 26 Dec 2015

Gorgeous...he is very lucky, indeed!

by lilylady 26 Dec 2015

this quilt is beautiful, he will surely enjoy it.

by mops Moderator 26 Dec 2015

It looks fabulous. I never tried this size, it must have taken a lot of time. Great work!

by pacmp 26 Dec 2015

This will be treasured what an awesome job you did! Love it. I miss making the big quilts like this. They are a lot of work but so rewarding. Glad you remembered to take pictures. Wonderful gift of love. Pam

by marfa 26 Dec 2015

That is beautiful.

by 02kar Moderator 26 Dec 2015

Wow! That is a lot of love stitched into this beautiful quilt. Kudos to you for getting it finished.

by spendlove Moderator 26 Dec 2015

Absolutely stunning!

by marianb 26 Dec 2015

Beautiful quilt.

by justsew 26 Dec 2015

Hugs Pam

by graceandham 25 Dec 2015

He's very lucky. You made a beautiful quilt.

by sewfrenzie 25 Dec 2015

That is beautiful. The best gifts are the ones made with love.

1 comment
Shisha by Shisha 25 Dec 2015

Thank you!!!