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It is amazing how a nice border treatment can change the look of a quilt.
Another great quilt! It looks familiar, did you do one like it some time ago? I know I used it as inspiration to make one for myself. The border is lovely and really finishes it off.
yes, it's the same quilt. I pieced it last summer then hung it in the closet. I decided to donate some of my I spy quilts to our "country store" at our upcoming guild quilt show in Sept. But that meant I had to finish some of them. When I meant to look in that closet I realized I hadn't put borders on any of them (there were about a dozen). Which got me started putting on borders. I had thought I would donate this one, but I liked it too much once I added the borders. I did finish 8 of them, but am only donating 4 (and only if they sell, they promised they'd give them back if they didn't sell). the other 4 I'm keeping for future gifts. I've posted pictures of the tops here but haven't done a blog post for any of them yet. Maybe this weekend.
Agree. The border makes a big difference. Interesting that a simple border can do that.
WOW is right!! That border really changes the way it finishes.