Not the best picture.
But the top is DONE
and I have to blog about it right away...right?
This is for an upcoming wedding.
I love it.
I think I'll tell the bride....if she doesn't like it...
PLEASE return it.
I'll gladly make one to suit her...
This one suits ME very nicely!!
This was my inspiration fabric.
A fabric gifted to me on my birthday.
This quilt has a little bit of everything in it.
Even some vintage linen in the block above.
I had this GREAT white fabric in my stash.
Look at that selvage.
Normally I give my selvages away...
but I'm keeping THIS ONE!!!
Now, to me....
a Successful quilt involves NO trips to buy extra fabric.
A REALLY successful quilt is
Beautiful and lovely
WITHOUT any errands involved!!!
This one is NOT one of my success stories!!!
I made TWO trips looking for the border fabric I wanted.
The stores didn't have it anymore. :(
IT was REAL pretty too!!!!
I TRIED hard to use what I have.
I thought about piecing some with scraps...
but there weren't enough scraps.
I bought this instead:
I love these two fabrics.
They tie in really well with the quilt.
they were half price!!!
I guess there are some success stories
that involve trips to the fabric store!