Saturday, January 25, 2014

Meow - The Cat Quilt

When Cyndi told me she was making a cat quilt to donate to the NO KILL animal shelter where she volunteers, I knew I wanted to be a part of it.

I could never volunteer at a shelter without bringing them all home with me!  There are so many times my husband and I want to stop in to see what dogs are available but I know I couldn't look them in the eye and walk away with just one of them.

Cyndi wanted kitty paws all over the quilt.  We found a great quilting motif with paws and the MEOW tossed about too.

Cyndi also used the purr-fect backing!   The quilt is back in the mail today so she can finish up the binding in time for the auction.

When I woke this morning our home had a beautiful glow coming through the front windows.
....and because he loves me.  


Samplings from Spring Creek said...

love the neow in the quilting

WoolenSails said...

I love that quilting, it is such a fun quilt and a very good cause to help out with. That is a beautiful sunrise, nice way to wake up.


Barbb said...

Another treasure with Mary's frosting!

canuckquilter said...

That cat quilt is so cute! Your quilting is perfect for it.

Jo said...

Purrrrrrrrfect design! Fun quilt and backing. Nice post with a beautiful sunrise and flowers :0)

PunkiePie (Jen) said...

Quilt and quilting is cute. Sunrise is gorgeous and the flowers speak for themselves. :)

Sue said...

What a adorable quilt & for a great cause ! Gorgeous sunrise and flowers .

Vroomans' Quilts said...

Pur-fect quilt motif for a kitty quilt. Lovely sunrise and who doesn't love flowers.

Sue said...

Love the quilt and the flowers are beautiful,

Jeanna said...

That is a purrfect cat quilt and I love the kitty frosting you did on it.

The sunrise a gorgeous! As are those flowers ;)

Wendy said...

The cat quilt is adorable. Your view is precious. Lovely bunch of flowers to brighten a winter day.

Della said...

Such a cute quilt, and love the backing and the quilting is perfect. Now I need to make a cat quilt so you can use that quilting on it. We live near a no-kill shelter. We donate supplies each month and it is extremely difficult to walk away but, we have two dogs and two cats, we've done our part, for now.

Libby said...

When our cat went missing (some years ago) we went to the shelter to see if he had landed there. As we left, I asked Hubby if he had noticed a particular kitty that was available for adoption. He told me, "I just looked in each kennel, 'Not my cat, not my cat. And made NO eye contact. '"

Mary on Lake Pulaski said...

Love how the beautiful sunrise lit up your home. Such a sign of love with flowers.

Me and My Stitches said...

Definitely for a great cause. I'm with you - I want to go see the animals at the shelters, but it just breaks my heart to leave them there.
Beautiful sunrise and flowers!

Lynn said...

That is the cutest quilting design! Lovely view outside your window. It doesn't even look cold!

Janet O. said...

Perfect quilting choice!
What a wonderful sight to start the day.
Oh, love the flowers! How sweet!

Little Penpen said...

Love the paw prints and the meow! Things are looking pretty good in the neighborhood there!!

Little Penpen said...

Love the paw prints and the meow! Things are looking pretty good in the neighborhood there!!

Little Penpen said...

Love the paw prints and the meow! Things are looking pretty good in the neighborhood there!!

QuiltSue said...

Great quilt, lovely view and beautiful flowers.

Kaaren said...

Aaaaaw, man.

A very warm and fuzzy post, Mary. I hope that glow coming in your wind lasts a lifetime.

Great choice of quilting motif and a great cause!

Karen said...

I like the "meow" in the quilting. Cute idea.

andsewon said...

That is indeed the purr-fect quilt for the cause! Sure will bring in some much needed cash flow!Pretty sunrise and pretty flowers for a sweet gal! Love is grand!

Needled Mom said...

I LOVE the design you two selected for the cat quilt!!! It is going to a great cause too.

What a spectacular sunrise! Your beautiful flowers have the same colors as the sunrise. Yes....he loves and appreciates you.

Carol said...

Cute cat quilt, great design for the quilting. Love your flowers.

Carrie ~ Cricketwood Prims said...

Beautiful sunrise! Nice way to start the day. Very cute cat quilt and your quilting definitely is the frosting!
How sweet to get such a beautiful bouquet from your sweetie, I think they say love for sure!

Shelley said...

Beautiful, just all of it beautiful and thanks for sharing. it all made me smile:)

Abby said...

Beautiful sunrise and great neighborhood! Lovely flowers - sweet husband of yours. Hope all is well.

Valerie Z said...

What a spectacular sunrise! A great way to start the day! Beautiful flowers which remind me of springtime! Your husband is a gem! The cat quilt is adorable! The quilting design is purrrrfect! Hope it is much warmer in your neck of the woods then the minus temps here in the mid-west!

Carrie P. said...

fun quilting!
awesome sunrise. is that snow out there?
how sweet of your hubby.

thequiltedcat said...

Love it - beautiful quilt, sunrise, and flowers!

Bari Jo said...

Love the charity quilt you both did together! And the flowers made me smile - big! :O)

Mrs. Goodneedle said...

I love this post; lots of lovely quilting and some vibrant, colorful LOVE too! Have a wonderful day, Mary!

Michelle May-The Raspberry Rabbits said...

Awesome! Awesome! Awesome! Makes my heart so happy there are people who make quilts for critters. :)

That was indeed a warm hug coming through you window that morning. :)


Debra Anger said...

I made that kitty quilt but it was a swap of blocks by a group in Yahoo for Canadian members. I just got it hand quilted by my mothers group can't wait to see it! That is a great block to play with.
It is so nice to be loved and then shown how much

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