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Spellbound Quilted Cushion Covers


I'm off to a great start for the third quarter of the finish-a-long. I started these cushion covers back in February, after I purchased the Mini Quick Curve Ruler and wanted to play with it. I have really come to love piecing curves. And these curves are so easy to sew up.

 I picked up some Spellbound by Cotton + Steel last fall at my LQS. Since I already had a few Halloween mini quilts, I figured cushions would be perfect for some fall decor (let's be honest this will be on my couch very soon and won't be removed until Thanksgiving!) For each cushion I decided to do a different layout, as I didn't want them to be matchy matchy. The fabric coordinates and that was plenty for me. Once I started quilting them, I was on a roll and didn't want to stop until I had finished these bad boys.


I love the curved herringbone of the cushion. For the quilting I did a basic grid style, but didn't fill in all of the blocks and I love the effect. I like the combination of the curved piecing with the straight line quilting, gives just a nice clean look.


I like the scallop design of this cushion. For the quilting I again did straight lines, but as zigzags. I have decided I need to do more zigzag quilting!

Now to make more cushion covers so I can swap them out whenever I please.

Quilt Stats:
Pattern: Modified Quick Curve Ruler Mini table runner pattern
Dimensions: 18 inches x 18 inches
Quilting: various straight lines motifs
Fabric: Spellbound by Cotton and Steel

Happy Sewing!
Linking up with Amanda at Crazy Mom Quilts for Finish it up Friday.

Comments

  1. Love your cushions and the fabric!!

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  2. visiting from crazy mum quilts. Wow working in the curves is hard and this looks so well finished.

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  3. Love the pattern, love the fabric choices, love the finished results!

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  4. These are just so cute! They look amazing with your quilted lines. I love to combine curves and straight lines. They compliment each other so well. Love these!

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  5. Very cool pillows! You've done the curves really well! I really like these.

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  6. Great job ! I love these pillows.

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  7. Great job ! I love these pillows.

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