Monday, January 18, 2010

Quilt Ladder

I shared the ladder that hangs in my home in an older post. It is one of my favorite ways to display quilts. Recently I was asked what I do with Schnibbles quilts. My honest answer would be that I gifted them. Last year I made four Schnibbles and each found its way to a new home. My ladder displays two recent Schnibbles I made this year. of them won't be staying very long here in the hollow.


Gypsy Quilter said...

Lovely display. Thanks for sharing.

Stephanie said...

My husband and kids made me a quilt ladder for Mother's Day many years ago. A true treasure but I love how you have your ladder hanging.

missjanesplace said...

Mary, I love the ladder idea! Very creative. Yes, the table top quilt will be at Jo's club in Feb. See you then.


This is a great idea! Now, somewhere I'll have to locate an old ladder!

Country Log Cabin Quilter said...

The ladder is wonderful for display. I'm going to look for one. I have a question...what are schnibbles? I'm thinking they are little quilts of some type and I have seen quite a few of them on blogs, but what makes them a schnibble???

Jeni said...

Just love the ladder
looks so cool......
well done

call me crazy said...

What a cute display ladder! I love that idea! Lots of wonderful quilts on it too. :-)

katie said...

novel idea rather than vertical.
Love it.

Pat said...

I love that way to display the I'm looking around my house to see if there is any wall space that would work for a small ladder to display SMALL quilts.

paulette said...

What a lovely way to display your quilts. Very clever of you!! Do you know the name of your little Schnibbles pattern?..I had to look twice before I realized both were made from the same pattern! Gorgeous!!

Barb said...

I too love the way you display your quilts....when I get my new home, maybe I will steal the idea from you?

Carol said...

What a cleaver way to hang quilts. And your two new Schnibbles are there, very nice.

Michelle said...

That ladder is great. I've got a vertical one, but never thought about hanging one sideways.

Karen said...

Oh, that's a really cute way to hang and display quilts! I hadn't thought about putting a ladder on the wall. I've seen them standing upright. Your quilts look wonderful. I wonder who the lucky recipient will be. I bet this is one of your random acts of kindness. :0)

Bunny said...

That looks so nice what a great idea.

Magnolia Bay Quilts said...

Now that's cute! What a perfect thing to display all your Schnibbles quilts.

Cathi said...

What a great display idea. Hmm -- I'm showing this to Mr. Q.O.!

The Quilt Buddy said...

You better watch out because when I come to visit....2 or 3 or more of them will be missing!

Darlene said...

Oh so cute!!! I love that idea - can I have that quilt? Yes, that one???? LOL If I send you a quilt will you put on the ladder? Huh, huh will you?


Joanne said...

Great idea! Beautiful quilts.

Stitched With Prayer said...

Mary, I think that is the most wonderful way to display quilts I have ever seen. AND I love the quilts that are on it. Beautiful, each and every one. Thanks so much for sharing and OH!!! I see 'Decoy' and 'Spin City' on there too. Woo Hoo!

Lynn said...

I love the ladder, what a clever way to show your quilts. I really like the quilts too. Wonderful display!

Needled Mom said...

Great idea!!!

WoolenSails said...

I like how you use the ladder sideways, great way to display quilts on the wall.


Cindy said...

I love this way of displaying your quilts. LOL, I see your two recent beauties.

Salem Stitcher said...

Oh, I covet your ladder and the wall on which to hang it. Wonderful display!!

Karen said...

This is a great way to display small quilts. And I promise I won't tell anyone about the Schnibble that is disappearing!

Kim said...

I know where one of those Schnibbles went last year...hee! Very nice ladder, it suits you and your quilts very well.

Lissa Jane said...

Oh what a neat idea.. I had another ladder 'stored(read in need of restoration)' for a similar idea (leaning against the wall) and someone - the horrid dh - thought it was worthy of junk day! argh!!!!
Looks great!!!!!


QuiltSue said...

I think that's such a clever way to display quilts. They look so lovely hanging like that. Perhaps I'll have to pop out to husband's workshop today.......

Carol said...

I love your ladder and I really love that you hung it sideways. Perfect for your Schnibbles.

Barb said...

what a clever display. I suppose you can hang more from the top rail as well.
Thanks for sharing

Karen said...

what a perfect way to display your quilts! I've always wanted a display ladder- maybe this year!

Joanne said...

Thank you so much for posting contests even when you don't have to.

Stina said...

Love the ladder with your beautiful quilts.. maybe it is time to take out the two ones I have in the garage and paint them... hmmm..
My boss wanted to throw them away... we had used them for displaying in the shop window... and I said.. OH NO... I´ll keep them..;o)
But the worst that it seems like I had ran out on walls in the house... how could that have

Lori said...

What a great way to display quilts.Love the quilts too!

Wendy said...

I've always loved your ladder from the very first time I saw it. Your new quilts look great hanging there.

Heidi said...

I love your ladder Mary! I have one too but it stands instead of hanging. It was made for me while my step father was here. I showed him a photo of one and asked if he could make it. He replied sure and take him to the DIY shop for some wood. I was thrilled and still am thrilled with it.

Your quilts are fabulous but I have always thought that! In fact, there is one on there that has been on my to do list for ages. :-) Do you hang them sometimes along the top side too? And do you change your quilts constantly during the year to go with the seasons? Oh and one last that ladder antique? I know...too many questions, right? Just know I love it!

Hugs ~

Tam said...

Just love those ladders!
Yours looks great with all the beautiful quilts!

Shakerwood Primitives said...

I love the ladder. I have one also but it is turned 90 degrees from yours. I may have to show it someday! Love the Schnibbles....I hope to work on my first one soon.

Michelle said...

That is so AWESOME! I love it, I love it, I love it!

I need to find a ladder! LOL!

Connie W said...

Great display, great quilts :)

bingo~bonnie said...

I love that you made the stars pattern in both light and darks and have them hanging next to one another ;) Great display - thanks for sharing ;)

Love from Texas! ~bonnie

Sherri said...

I just love your quilt ladder...and every quilt displayed!

ranette said...

Very cool way to display the smaller quilts. I love all of the quilts hanging on the ladder.

The Tile Lady said...

THIS is my dream! To display my quilts in my next home on a ladder....but I had envisioned the ladder vertical, leaning against the wall, but so you could walk under it (maybe not so "lucky" :-)) Anyway, you can see them so well when they are displayed on the horizontal ladder! I love it!

*karendianne. said...

wow! What a fantastic ladder. Great display!!!

Frauke said...

a Quilt like yours I found in a danish Book and i sew this with old flanell shirts
my english is bad excuse me

Da Shuai Guo said...

nike roshe
coach outlet
oakley sunglasses
fitflop shoes
mont blanc outlet
adidas outlet
prada handbags
burberry outlet,burberry outlet online,burberry outlet store,burberry factory outlet,burberry sale,burberry
lebron james shoes
michael kors outlet online
jordan 11
lululemon outlet
the north face outlet
coach outlet online
hollister pas cher
cheap nba jerseys,
air jordan 13
coach factory outlet
abercrombie and fitch
ray ban uk
michael kors factory online,
pandora jewelry
cartier bracelet
ugg boots
michael kors handbags
kate spade handbags
five fingers shoes
mizuno running
ed hardy clothing
ugg uk
iphone 6 cases
michael kors outlet online,
tods shoes
fred perry sale
oakley sunglasses
boston celtics jersey
ray ban sunglasses
cheap nhl jerseys

03 Yang said...

ugg boots
belstaff jackets
canada goose outlet
michael kors factory outlet
moncler jackets
ray ban sunglasses
ugg sale
ugg australia
ugg boots
black friday deals
coach outlet store
discount ugg boots
cyber monday 2015
snow boots
canada goose jackets
barbour coats
winter jackets
canada goose outlet
woolrich outlet
nobis outlet
ugg outlet
black friday 2015
ugg outlet
cyber monday deals
barbour coats
cheap ugg boots
canada goose jackets
ugg outlet
canada goose jackets
cheap ray ban sunglasses
canada goose jackets
winter coats
moncler outlet
wellensteyn jackets
parajumpers coats

Pnane Weg said...

cheap michael kors
cheap jordans shoes
hollister clothing store
cheap canada goose
rolex watches prices
supra shoes
ugg boots on sale 70% off
coach factory online
clearance nike
jordans shoes for women
clark shoes outlet
prada outlet
north face denali jacket clearance
coach outlet online store
newest jordans
abercrombie and fitch outlet
cheap kd shoes
jordan 6
gucci outlet
kate spade outlet
nike outlet store online shopping
coach outlet
burberry sale
ghd flat iron
nike clearance
marc jacobs handbags
Michael Kors Handbags On Sale
Coach Handbags Sale
christian louboutin
Coach Handbags
North Face Outlet
mbt shoes
jordan 11
canada goose outlet sale
hermes birkin
nike outlet
ferragamo outlet
coach clearance
North Face Outlet
fitflops clearance
Michael Kors Outlet
christian louboutin shoes
kids jordans
jordan outlet
fitflops clearance
kate spade handbags
ralph lauren polo shirts

dong dong23 said...

los angeles clippers jerseys
coach outlet online
canada goose jackets
coach outlet online
toms shoes
oakley vault
true religion jeans
gucci handbags
gucci belts
michael kors handbags

dada xu said...

kate spade bags
nike roshe one
coach outlet online
nfl jerseys cheap
polo ralph lauren outlet online
michael kors outlet clearance
phillies jerseys
lakers jerseys
mulberry handbags
michael kors outlet

千禧 Xu said...

michael kors outlet
michael kors outlet
longchamp le pliage
washington redskins jerseys
air jordan uk
nike trainers uk
michael kors
tennessee titans jersey
nike tn pas cher
ralph lauren outlet online

aaa kitty20101122 said...

yeezy boost
gucci belts
chrome hearts
prada glasses
lacoste outlet
lebron james shoes
nike dunks shoes
nike football boots
yeezy shoes
adidas nmd

吥離吥棄 said...

yeezy boost 350
nike huarache
adidas nmd
kobe 9
true religion jeans
kobe 9
cheap jordan shoes
yeezy boost
ferragamo belt
adidas tubular

Lilyh Gibsonc said...

nike shoes
coach outlet
chargers jerseys
nike air max 90
cheap ray ban sunglasses
chicago bulls
kate spade sale
baltimore ravens jerseys
golden state warriors
golden state warriors jerseys