Evening in the Garden Quilts

Adventures in Fabric Art

WIP Wednesday

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Yesterday I put the borders on the Christmas version of Charlotte’s Mystery Quilt.

I was so pleased to be able to use up some very old Jinny Beyer border fabric. Of course, the fabric had alternating stripes, so I have another set to put on a future quilt…

Currently raining here, breaking up a little heat wave and making it much more comfortable for sewing!

Author: Valerie

I'm Valerie, also known as Scooquilt. I am passionate about fabric and quilting. My quilts are colorful and modern, but grounded in traditional blocks. My degrees are in Fine Arts and Education. I'm retired from teaching and trying to quilt daily. Reading, gardening, and cats are also important to me.

5 thoughts on “WIP Wednesday

  1. Great choice on those borders; they really ground the design in a dramatic way! If you see this and have a chance to respond, I’m curious – are the white areas on the far outside part of the fabric or some sort of binding tool? If that’s part of the fabric, it’s a brilliant addition, pulling the white all the way to the edge. And if it’s a binding tool, I’d like to know which one, because they look useful!

  2. Such a great quilt. The borders are neat. I know what you mean about leftover fabric for another quilt. Take care.

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