I know you are all tired of seeing this quilt top but I finished the border this morning.
So, one last look. . . the true color is the strip at the top.
|I learned how to drive and took my driving test in a little seagreen VW so added one.|
I found some fabric in my stash, Krystal by Michael Miller. But, I didn't have enough so I luckily found some online and ordered it.
The fabric that arrived is the beautiful piece on the bottom. It isn't the vendors fault, they sent exactly what I ordered. But, it was too bright. So I cobbled together some lengths of the piece I had, only two seams. And was able to come up with enough to go around the quilt, but, the borders are an inch narrower. I can't really see much of a difference.
I am so happy to have been motivated to get this quilt done. I honestly thought it would just be found at the bottom of a box someday, when I'm gone, as an unfinished project. My kids would throw up their hands and exclaim, "Not another one!"
I started it in 2004 (as I've mention before). The other three BOMs that I started that year are;