AVTR – Houndstooth Quilt Blog Tour

Hello everyone! I am back again with another wonderful quilt pattern from the incomparable Bobbie S. over at A Vision To Remember.  This pattern the Houndstooth quilt is perfect for fledgling quilters like myself. I think the most complicated part of this pattern is the cutting (which I messed up on but we will get to that a little later.)

First things first… the disclaimer…. this pattern and fabric was provided to me in exchange for giving my fair and honest opinion. And that is what I intend to do. The fabrics I used today are also available in the AVTR shop for sale as well as the pattern.

Admittedly, the light yellow was a little out of my comfort zone because all of the other décor I select is always so dark.  But as I began to piece together my quilt, I feel in love with the combination of yellow and the dusty brown.

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So somewhere during the process I managed to misplace 2 squares and a strip of the border.  I was able to mix and match a little to make it still look cohesive.  And who doesn’t love the giant houndstooth shapes created with the squares?

I think overall it was a win! And my son fell in love with this one during the process, so I will gift it to him!  He gets overlooked in my sewing a lot.

Thank you so much for coming to my post and stop by again soon!

Be sure to check out all the amazing blankets on tour this week!

3/21/16: Larissa from Connected By a Thread

3/22/16: Essence from Amazing Adventures of Bubba and Bug

3/22/16: Bethany from Sew Not Perfect

3/23/16: Kelly from Handmade Boy

3/24/16: Denita from HattieLu Handmade

3/24/16: JaNette from Merri Poppins

3/25/16: Rebecca from Finn’s Door

8 thoughts on “AVTR – Houndstooth Quilt Blog Tour

  1. Looks like you really did make it all turn out well, even after misplacing some key pieces! I love those fabrics together and your photos are really great.


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