“My Bohemian Princess Quilt” – Original Quilt Design

Front of “My Bohemian Princess Quilt”
The back of “My Bohemian Princess Quilt”

Quilt Inspiration –  The fabric colors for the front of the quilt were inspired by the colorful houses in the towns and villages along Germany’s Romantic Road.  I used various whimsical Tula Pink fabrics which I felt captured the storybook feel of the area. For the back, I used leftover blocks, fabric and border fabric to achieve the striped look.

Longarm quilted by Cindy Carey of North Star Quilting.

Photographed in Fussen, Germany.

 

Photo Essay: A Day in Fussen, Germany and Its Authentic Gothic Castle

The southern end of Germany’s Romantic Road, Fussen, Germany makes a nice home base when visiting the nearby Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau castles.  After a day of fantasy castle sightseeing, it was a pleasure to wander the colorful, quiet streets of the old town center and take in the historic sights and the colorful buildings. Continue reading “Photo Essay: A Day in Fussen, Germany and Its Authentic Gothic Castle”