Thursday, January 24, 2019

Quilty Sleuthing

This quilt was made by Lori Q Alison 
(tag added by me to credit her work)

It started with this beautiful, then mystery quilt, 

I tracked this lovely quilt to Lori Q Alison's Facebook Photos

Then @cocoaquilts found and posted this original quilt
by Tina Lewis called "Modern Spools" 

The thread trail led to 

The  search was still on for the pattern.

I knew I has seen this quilt somewhere and my curiosity
and quilt sleuthing skills were off and running.

I found the original pattern here!

It is in

Oddly, this is a paper-piecing issue 
but the Modern Spools Quilt is not paper pieced.

Mystery solved.

I had this in my computer all along.

Not quite forgotten.

I think I need to make my own version of this quilt!


  1. That is a beauty. Looking forward to seeing yours.

  2. Yah!!!! I knew someone with better sleuth skills than me would find it. I am heading off to buy that issue, before it is lost. Then I can put it on my list of quilts to make once I unpack. You are awesome.

  3. YAYAYAYAYAYAY! Great job - I've been following this mystery with interest as this is a beautiful quilt. Jan, can't wait to see your version!! Love it that credit is given where credit is due. Thank you! ~smile~ Roseanne


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