Jan 29 2015

Borders on Carolina Chain

Carolina Chain is my third quilt top finish for 2015.

012815   (1011x1024) Since Bali Star and Carolina Chain were made with the same fabrics, I wanted to use a different color in the border.  Bali Star has a brown border, so I used gray for the inner border and the same fabric as Diamond Braids for the outer border.  I like the way the gray inner border accents the gray flowers.

The next project is to machine quilt this top:

012815A   (907x1024)The pattern is Millennium from Phenomenal Fat Quarter Quilts by M’Liss Rae Hawley.  I did not record the date when this top was completed, so my best guess is somewhere between 2004 – 2008.  I think that this one has waited long enough to become a finished quilt, don’t you?


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