Saturday, December 15, 2018

Seeing the End


I rarely work one project from start to end, so working three quilts from first cut to last stitch of a binding - that is pushing me.  I really enjoyed working on these as the lovely prints and  colors just worked so well with this two-block setting.  BUT by the last few rows of 'cross-hatch' quilting, I was so ready for these to be done!


There were three pieces I set aside for backing and each back has these pieced in them.  This wonderful border/row print was used for all of the bindings.  Appropriate as it was the initial piece of fabric that all the other colors/prints were pulled from.


This gal was my challange mixed in with all of this - she LOVED the flannel (and the colors too I think).  I had the worse time keeping her off anything in progess; especially when it came time for quilting.  All that soft, cuddly goodness!  She was scolded, shooed, swatted a few times, and even picked up and set on the time-out chair - hence the evil glare.

Hopefully the camera will be charged by tomorrow (I hate this new camera) so I can  get photos of the three quilts in their finished state - and before the owner comes to pick them up.

I am ready for something NEW,
Sewingly Yours,
Sharon

6 comments:

  1. Purples, pinks and teals, love them all but a ginger girl steals the show.

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  2. So pretty Sharon. And poor Bella. Who could resist a cuddle in that beautiful quilt.

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  3. Poor kitty - she's just trying to be helpful! I rarely work on a quilt straight from start to finish, but I recently made three memory quilts, and tried to stay on task. I was so happy when they were finished and in the mail! Can't wait to see your finished project.

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  4. Looking forward to the big reveal!!

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  5. It looks like my comment via my cell phone this weekend didn't record. Grr. I was impressed that you finished 3 quilts start to finish. It sounds like Miss Bella was bound & determined to assist you with those quilts!

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  6. You have made three beautiful quilts that are so special, but I can understand you are ready for something new. Love the expression on the cats face 😊

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