Winter Robin Vintage Postage Stamp Quilt is so Lovely |
What a Creative Wall Quilt!
We fell in love with this vintage postage stamp wall hanging. The idea of a postage stamp as the main element in a quilt design is so creative. The vintage styling is lovely and the robin is gorgeous. It even has an embroidered postmark.
This nostalgic little wall quilt from Fig Tree & Co. is made of applique on top of a pieced background.Use fusible applique to put the design together quickly and finish the edges with machine stitching. Or, take your time and do needle-turn applique.
Embroider the postmark by hand or machine. It shouldn’t be hard to change what the postmark says. Just draft your own rendition – or leave it off entirely.
This quilt is a good project for using those softer solid and small print fabrics you’ve been collecting. Larger print fabrics would give it more of a patchwork look.
This is a project for quilters with some experience and who have basic cutting, piecing and applique skills.
Start this project now and you’ll have it on your wall or table before Christmas!
Get the “Winter Robin” vintage postage stamp pattern here.
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