Here is the piece as it was on New Years Day. Still had one block to hand quilt and the triangle border to quilt as well.
..And the finished quilt. I am so happy to finally have it done. I can't wait to use it next Christmas. Thank you to Marie for your consult on the binding. It looks great!
This is the back. See the machine quilted feather border? Done very easily with Golden Threads pattern tracing paper.
This got me thinking of some other UFOs laying around here.. or packed away and almost forgotten.
So I made these wonderful 4 inch Lemoyne stars for the corners and will use them with red and white flying geese. We'll see what I do after that..
We'll see how long this one takes to finish - Hopefully not 15 years...but I think the redwork embroidery is already 5 or 6 years old.
So many projects and not enough time!
But it is a great feeling when we finally get something completed! Maybe finishing is not over rated!
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