"French Braid" by Dana

This is the my French Braid using the book by Jane Hardy Miller with Arlene Netten.  This is was much fun to make.  Exciting every time you added another piece of material!


Comments

Kathy D wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Friday, 4 June 2010, 11:38 PM

I have always liked this quilt and your colours are very striking.  Gorgeous.

gini wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Saturday, 5 June 2010, 2:10 AM

oh my gosh,  that is a work of art.  spectacular.     it would look wonderful on my wall   gini

Patti wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Saturday, 5 June 2010, 4:46 AM

Very impressive.  Love the gradual color changes, and change in value.  

Nancy Poorbaugh wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Saturday, 5 June 2010, 7:50 AM

The colors just radiate.  Great job!!!

Stephanie wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Saturday, 5 June 2010, 8:27 AM

Stunning! Beautiful piecing and great fabriic choices.

CJ Hines wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Saturday, 5 June 2010, 10:55 AM

That is stunning! What a fabulous quilt and I love the colors--that's quilt show worthy.

lynnb wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Saturday, 5 June 2010, 12:17 PM

I love your choice of colors, especially the ones at the top and bottom.  Great work!!

Emma wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Saturday, 5 June 2010, 3:21 PM

Such striking colors, it absolutely glows!

Diane Morgan wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Saturday, 5 June 2010, 4:14 PM

I am speechless! Everyone has said it all. This is most stunning quilt I have ever seen. You should be very proud!

jay-marie wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Saturday, 5 June 2010, 5:42 PM

Dana What a stunning quilt I love your colors too absolutly beautiful!

Kris wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Saturday, 5 June 2010, 6:37 PM

Excellent work Dana. What a fantastic use of colours.

Nana wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Saturday, 5 June 2010, 9:55 PM

Dana your quilt is stunning.  Love the pattern and the fabrics.

Marie wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Sunday, 6 June 2010, 11:41 AM

What could I possibly add to all these comments?  It's gorgeous!!!!!!!!!!!

Char wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Sunday, 6 June 2010, 5:30 PM

Stunning !! Love the way your fabrics glo

Wendy wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Sunday, 6 June 2010, 9:06 PM

What a beautiful quilt.!!!

chocake2 wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Sunday, 6 June 2010, 10:10 PM

Great Gradiations! You do beautiful work!

Vicki Stearns wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Monday, 7 June 2010, 1:08 AM

My first words when I saw this echoed so many others..."Oh my gosh, how G-O-R-G-E-O-U-S! Wonderful use of pattern and color placement. Fantastic!!!

Helen Bell wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Monday, 7 June 2010, 6:42 AM

WOW!! great colour choices...it really makes this quilt POP!!

Linny t wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Monday, 7 June 2010, 3:42 PM

What a beautiful quilt!  I love the gradation of color.  

Linny t

Willie wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Monday, 7 June 2010, 7:52 PM

I just picked up Jane Hardy Miller's book and after looking at your wonderful quilt I'm inspired to make one of my own.  Hope I can choose fabric as well as you did.

daisydecorator wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Tuesday, 8 June 2010, 10:38 PM

What a breathtaking quilt!  I hope some day to be able to do work like this.  It is inspiring!

Emma.Bell1110 wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Wednesday, 9 June 2010, 11:38 AM

This is wonderful bright and happy yet warm. I love the used of colors and the pattern too.  I found a great website where you can download quilt patterns that are unique and creative patterns like this one. In fact, they have a great selection of all types of quilt patterns, kits and just about everything.  The site is http://www.toadusew.com.

Barb Montgomery wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Thursday, 10 June 2010, 5:53 AM

S P E C T A C U L A R !!!  What else is there to say?

MNnancy wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Monday, 14 June 2010, 4:16 PM

Just beautiful!  Thank you for sharing!  I'm off to Amazon to look for this book....

Beth wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Wednesday, 16 June 2010, 4:55 PM

I just joined today and was browsing the site when I saw your quilt.  It took my breath away with the vibrant colors and the contrasts.  Every time I beautiful work like this, it inspirews me to try something new and improve my quality of work.  Thanks for the great inspiration! What a fabulous work of art!

Shari Jamieson wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Wednesday, 16 June 2010, 8:59 PM

A very striking quilt! Don't you just love it when a plan comes together?

Moya wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Thursday, 17 June 2010, 6:56 AM

Recently purchased the book myself, have only made very basic plaits to date, but have been inspired.   Love your quilt.

Sharon Larson wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Sunday, 20 June 2010, 2:00 AM

I have always loves braids.  Finally one that doesn't fall out or have to be taken out at the end of the day. I'm so pleased to see your lovely work!

Judy wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Tuesday, 22 June 2010, 9:30 PM

Stunning choice of colors.  Wow!

Connie E Moribe wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Saturday, 26 June 2010, 10:27 PM

I need to find that pattern! It IS so beautiful! Thanks for sharing!

Maggy wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Wednesday, 30 June 2010, 12:15 PM

gorgeous quilt!  Inspired me to purchase the book to make my own :)

Applekrisp wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Monday, 16 August 2010, 7:32 AM

love the braids and your choice of colors!

Michelle wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Monday, 16 August 2010, 10:37 AM

I LOVE THIS PATTERN !!!  This is a beautiful pattern and great color choice.

Wanda Gard wrote re: "French Braid" by Dana
on Tuesday, 28 September 2010, 8:07 PM

Beautiful!  I love the colors and the French Braid is one of my favorite patterns. Thanks for sharing!

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