Kitty Memories

Kitty Memories

Web Bonus: Click here for photos of additional cat faces and collars, and a line drawing of the assembled quilt for you to try out color arrangements.

Piece a tribute to your favorite feline friends, complete with dimensional collars and tags.

Skill Level ♦♦♦

Designed by
Dawn E. Navarro
Machine Quilted by
Pamela Dransfeldt of
The Joyful Quilter
Finished Quilt Size
60 ½" x 62"

Further Information: A long-time artist, designer, and illustrator, Dawn is also the author of Copy Cat Quilts (Martingale & Company®, 2008). Originally published in the 1980s, this classic book has been updated with contemporary quilting techniques and several additional patterns, including an adorable kitten quilt. Look for this book at your local quilt or fabric shop or online at www.martingale-pub.com.

 

Appeared in:

September/October 2009

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Kitty Memories Pattern
This popular pattern is now available for purchase on our Quilt and Sew Shop. Go to www.QuiltandSewShop.com, and click on Quilting Patterns, then McCall's Quilting Patterns. Or copy & paste the following URL into your browser's address bar: http://www.quiltandsewshop.com/category/mccalls-quilting-patterns/?m=categorysub_mccalls-quilting-patterns
Kitty Memories
Where can I get a copy of "Kitty Memories" quilt pattern? Sept/Oct 2009 issue isnt available. HELP! Hugs, Donna
Need the pattern for this quilt.
Is the pattern for kitty memories in the book Copy cat Quilts? Or can I buy the old issue of McCalls Quilting Sept/Oct. 2009. Iad the issue and left it at the airport! Thanks
KITTY FABRICS
Looking for fabric that are fun and kitty purrfect for this quilts makes you look at patterns with a different creative 'eye'. May I suggest that you look for dark on dark stripes and dark on dark dots-like fabrics. Next look for light and bright stripes and dots. The color hue is not as important as the contrasts between cat blocks. Some of the fabrics used in this quilt are a few years old, therefore trying to match fabrics will give you the cat-crazies. Your personal fabric selection will create the character of each cat and that is part of the fun. After all, no two cat's are the same.. Meow.....
Unfortunately for many of us, Dawn used a number of fabrics from her stash to make this quilt. She used some Kaffe Fassette and Westminster Fabrics among others. You could try www.gloriouscolor.com and see if you might find them there.
KITTY QUILT
I LOVE THIS QUILT...WISH YOU HAD A KIT AVAILABLE WITH ALL MATERIAL

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