Christa’s Quilts – Modern X

X marks the spot with this bold, graphic quilt! I challenged myself to make a modern quilt from simple shapes with an obvious focal point. The pop of green draws you in and the minimalist quilting emphasizes the design.

PDF pattern available for sale here.
Print pattern available for sale here.

modern_x_cquilts_mqgModern X Stats:

  • Designed, pieced and quilted by Christa Watson; designed in EQ7
  • Finished size 56″ x 70″; completed February, 2014
  • Pieced and quilted on my Bernina 710 (no BSR)
  • Fabrics: Kona cotton solids Charcoal, Snow, Zucchini
  • Batting: Quilter’s Dream 70/30 cotton/poly; Aurifil 50 wt thread – piece and quilt
  • Quilting design: all straight-line quilting, uneven lines using foot as a guide
  • Time to complete: 30 hours – top (12 hours); quilting and binding (18 hours)

Honors and Awards:

Quilting Detail Shown Below:


4 thoughts on “Christa’s Quilts – Modern X

  1. Monique Hudon says:

    Je veux essayer de faire cette belle courte-pointe. Elle est magnifique ! And now I will try to translate, I hope you will understand. I wil try to mada this quilting. It is so magnificent

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