Anchors Aweigh!

Anchor Quilt, Free motion quilting

After stitching sailboats a few weeks ago (see tutorial HERE) and Swirling Stars yesterday (See tutorial HERE), it seemed an anchor quilt was inevitable…

Anchor Quilt, Free motion quilting

I purchased a Bernina 820 several weeks ago (See more HERE), and it has taken a little time to get the setting just where I like them, but I found a few tension tricks for this machine, and now it is smooth sailing!

Anchor Quilt, Free motion quilting

With a little treat to keep me going…(Found at Caribou Coffee co.)

Anchor Quilt, Free motion quilting

Anchor Quilt, Free motion quilting

I had this stitched before the stars came out…

Anchor Quilt, Free motion quilting

Anchor Quilt, Free motion quilting

 I added The Sailboat in the corners…

Anchor Quilt, Free motion quilting

Anchor Quilt, Free motion quilting

I can’t wait to use this on my Fourth of July table!

Anchor Quilt, Free Motion Quilting

You might also like The Flag Quilt posted last week…