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MYOG summer quilt for a friend
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Ryan Smith
(ViolentGreen) - F

Locale: Southeast
MYOG summer quilt for a friend on 03/03/2013 16:43:46 MST Print View

Hi everyone,

A hiking buddy asked me to make a quilt for him, so the results are below. It's a sewn-thru design so only good to about 40 degrees. He's new to quilts so I made it a littler wider from neck to waist. Overall, a fun, easy project. Thanks for looking!

Weight: 17.7oz
Finished width at top/bottom: 57"/36"
Finished length: 77"
Down: 8.4oz-800fp
Fabric: 1.1oz ripstop from Thru-Hiker
Loft: 3" total
Width between "baffles": 5.25"
Cut: differential (just for fun)

quilt 1

What is it about MYOG that piques a child's curiosity? :)
quilt 2


Edited by ViolentGreen on 03/03/2013 17:50:12 MST.

todd h
(funnymoney) - MLife

Locale: SE
Re: MYOG summer quilt for a friend on 03/03/2013 18:49:08 MST Print View

Nice quilt Ryan! And you're a good friend!!!

(Joomy) - M
Sweet on 03/06/2013 19:52:07 MST Print View

Looks great!

Matthew Hoskin

Locale: Kanangra-Boyd NP
QUILT on 03/07/2013 00:05:12 MST Print View

So the REAL question is, when are you going to make some for all of us?!!!!!
I'm drooling, I'm sure most others are too.
C'mon, cottage yurself mate!

matt brisbin
(firestarter01) - F

Locale: Bay Area
down supplier on 03/07/2013 18:42:41 MST Print View

I was just thinking of making a quilt and am on the hunt for down suppliers. Where did you get yours from?