QUILT INFO

The quilt shown in the header is from a pattern by Ginger Cookie Company caled "Basket of Sunflowers".

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

BORDER SNEAK PEEK

I thought I would give you a sneak peek at a border section on my star quilt.
There is still lots of sewing to go. Three diamond borders to create for the other sides, a narrow spacer that goes after the diamonds, and pieced corner blocks. I am heading back to the sewing room.

Karen

54 comments:

  1. Karen,
    This is going to be gorgeous.

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  2. An awesome border Karen! Love it! It will be well worth the effort in the end!!! 8-)

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  3. Fantastic! I love the warmth of the colors!

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  4. Wow, that is going to be an amazing quilt!

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  5. Oooh I love that !! What is happening with this quilt? Are you using it in your home? On a wall?
    It's so gorgeous!

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  6. beautiful
    well worth all that effort keep going!!!!
    kathie

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  7. beautiful
    well worth all that effort keep going!!!!
    kathie

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  8. I love it! I got my book "Stars by Magic" in the mail today.

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  9. I think that it's going to be wonderful!! The border is perfect!

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  10. It's stunning...can't wait to see the finished quilt!

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  11. love it - it looks great with the blocks!

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  12. OMG! OMG! STUNNING...that borders just makes that quilt even more beautiful!!

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  13. Ok, that is simply scrumptious.....

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  14. WOW Karen!!! This border is....it's....WOW!! The quilt just shines!!

    Crispy

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  15. Oh goodness Karen, this quilt is just gorgeous. That pieced border is just perfect! I love it. Winona

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  16. Bravo!! This is really Beautiful!!

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  17. Stunning, Karen!! I love your border: perfect!

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  18. oh I really like the diamond border-you sewing machine must be ready to catch fire!
    BTW, I keep forgetting to tell you that I love the header quilt "saltbox houses" (?) love em.

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  19. A fabulous border!! I can't wait to see your quilt with all 4 borders!

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  20. *gasp* That is the most stunning border I've ever seen!!! You're going to have to enter this quilt into shows for sure!

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  21. Holey Moley! That border is insanely beautiful!! You are really revved aren't you?!

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  22. It is going to be just beautiful Karen! Wow!

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  23. Wow!! Love the stars....Love the border...this is looking awesome Karen...made my day to see it! Haven't done anything blogworthy in the stitching realm lately so to see this was an inspiration.

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  24. the perfect compliment! Nice!!!

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  25. oh I love that border. Is that from the same book?

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  26. What else can I say that hasn't already been said...?... Gorgeous!!

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  27. That really is some quilt you are showing, re the shirt quilts on my blog . I shall be posting tonight a shirt quilt I,m currently working on , you will see it has checks , stripes from shirts and small florals from mt stash --cottonreel

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  28. That really is some quilt you are showing, re the shirt quilts on my blog . I shall be posting tonight a shirt quilt I,m currently working on , you will see it has checks , stripes from shirts and small florals from mt stash --cottonreel

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  29. Even better than I had imagined it, and I have high expectations for you.
    :-)

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  30. Love, love, love this border! blessings, marlene

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  31. Stop! Stop, oh please stop (not really!)...every time you post another addition, I stop breathing!!
    The diamonds are just perfect. This quilt will be breath taking....i'm just positively green with envy!
    Keep on sewing
    Karen

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  32. Hi Karen. Love your progress on the stars. Thank you for visiting my blog and sending me a comment. It's lovely to meet new quilting friends.
    Kate

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  33. The border is so wonderful with the quilt, the whole thing is going to be sensational.

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  34. OMG, Karen! It's gorgeous now even before it's finished. I'm here cheering you on to the finish.

    This is going to be one amazing quilt!

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  35. WOW - you really hit the nail on the head with that one.

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  36. I know you have heard it lots...but may I say it too...that is one gorgeous quilt!! Wonderful blocks, wonderful border...just wonderful!

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  37. What a fabulous border....love it!

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  38. I really like how the pieced border sets off your quilt. I'm impressed with your math skills - its not easy to make pieced borders fit so well.

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  39. Your quilt leaves me gasping!

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  40. Oh man, I love that star quilt and the border is wonderful!

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  41. Love this quilt. What size are your sashing strips. Do you know what the size will be when all the borders are on the quilt? Your doing a great job. Keep up the great work.

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