Dip Dyed Blue Horizon Quilt


By Anne Morgan

Inspired by watching the morning’s sunrise, Anne wanted to create a piece that had all the colours of autumn and celebrated the joy of the morning.  Its simplicity and use of dip-dye and quilting stitches makes it a desirable piece.

Materials organic cotton poplin. Dip-dyed using water-based Procion Inks.
Batting: wool repurposed blanket.
Edging: organic cotton poplin
Yarns for quilting: deep ink blue/black is wool/silk yarns and light ecru is organic cotton.
Hand-stitched edging: organic cotton thread.

Dimensions 81 x 81 cm

Technique The colour transition from deep ocean blue to turquoise is achieved using a dip-dye technique and water-based Procion inks. The sandwiched quilt layers of top bottom and batting inside are stitched together using a wool/ silk midnight blue and black thread using seed stitches and then a running stitch for the lighter area. The edging is sewn together and hand-stitched down using a slip stitch as is the label.

Care Instructions Please wash this quilt on a very short and low temperature wash as the wool or cotton batting can be damaged. Drying flat without tumble drying is essential to keep its shape and fluffiness.

Turn around time including postage One-off and Ready to ship!

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