Wednesday, 4 March 2015

Farmers Wife Quilt 2015 Instalment 2


My stitching has slowed down, thanks to another semester starting and having to spend time  studying!  

I do enjoy doing some hand stitching in the evening to relax in front of the TV.

I have managed to complete 5 Farmers Daughter Quilt blocks in February.

Farmer's Daughter Quilt Block 38 - Four Winds
Completed 1st March 2015

Farmer's Daughter Quilt Block 39 - Friendship
Completed 22nd February 2015
 I am loving the colours in these blocks.
Farmer's Daughter Quilt Block 40 - Friendship Block
Completed 22nd February 2015

Farmer's Daughter Quilt Block 41 - Friendship Star
Completed 22nd February 2015

Farmer's Daughter Quilt Block 42 - Fruit Basket
Completed 1st March 2015
And finally,here is a progress image to show where I am at:
Farmers Daughter Quilt Progress February 2015

Quilt stats:
  • 111 blocks - 42 completed
  • 110 cornerstones - nil completed
  • 32 half cornerstones - nil completed
  • 28 setting triangles - nil completed
  • 4 small setting triangles - nil completed
  • 252 sashing strips- nil completed
  • borders?

You can see previous instalments of this quilts progress here

Today I am linking up with Life Under Quilts Monday Star Count

Thank you for popping by,


  1. I find the Farmer's Wife quilt mind-boggling - and admire anyone with the patience to piece all of those blocks! Yours is going to be stunning...I love the modern interpretation in colour and fabric of these traditional blocks. And beautiful, beautiful piecing!

  2. Indeed- gorgeous fabrics! Impressive work!

  3. Beautiful blocks! Love the color palette you are using for this project.