The quilting is a mix of machine and hand quilting with just a little done sashiko style in this heavy white thread. This is a traditional japanese stitching technique and it's SUPPOSED to be ab-so-lutely perfectly even.
the whole shebang was pieced together on my 1951 Singer Featherweight 221K1 but was quilted on the new Pfaff [ gotta love that Pfaff dual feed!]
and here we have Ms Sophie giving a repeat demonstration as to the reason why mummy got twice as many photocopies of her Shibori notes as she wanted :]
"Let's just see how many times I can step on the on button, huh? Don't I fit in here beautifully? "