Friday, August 27, 2010

Friday finish -- Kevin and Gretchen

The cobbler's children finally have shoes!!! My son's wedding quilt, only thirteen months late, is finished!

I pieced all of the blocks and sashings right after the wedding and the quilt sat borderless for about a year. I finished the piecing in time for their first anniversary, but the quilting, binding, and pillowcases added another month to the project.


Besides, I lent a quilt to the happy couple "just until the wedding quilt is done" and they were getting far too attached to my quilt!

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(* edit: I forgot to add the pattern information. You can find it here.)

6 comments:

Big Rig John said...

Very nice - is that ribbon candy I see in the sashing???? You need to write a book about how you do that! I want to learn how to do that!

JL said...

Debby the quilt is gorgeous! To John, it takes a computerized system or a TON of practice.

debby said...

be patient, Grasshopper, the book is coming.

Diane said...

I would say that quilt was worth the wait. It is beautiful!

Kim said...
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Kim said...

Oh it is just beautiful......talk about the quilting making the quilt... this is it! I hope the newlyweds will truly love it for years to come. Nice job Mom!

Happy sewing