Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Covering America quilt is all done!

I really wanted to finish the 50 states covering America quilt this year and I DID!!
You can see links to the quilt blocks here
Here it is finished, it’s HUGE!
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I quilted an allover pointy swirl in red
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And I machine stitched the binding down with a swirl stitch on my machine, I’m not really LOVING that part, it’s okay.
I’m just glad it’s done!
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and I machine embroidered the label, I ran out of red JUST as it finished the “G” phew!
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10 comments:

Jeanie said...

Just fabulous! I love the colors and placement of the blocks. Truly, a labor of love!

cucki said...

Wowwwwww

QuiltShopGal said...

Congratulations. You did a fantastic job perfectly piecing and quilting this gorgeous quilt. Total #CreativeGoodness.

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Shasta Matova said...

Congratulations on a grand finish!

Vicki in MN said...

Now that's a whole lot of work done wonderfully! What a great accomplishment to get it done this year! Give yourself a pat on the back ;-)

Nancy said...

It looks great in the photo. It's been fun following your blog posts on this quilt. Makes me think I want to try one.

CathyQuilts said...

Bea,
This quilt is something wonderful. It gorgeous, big and has the perfect fabrics. I love it!

Pamela Arbour said...

Wow! that is something! I am proud of you for getting it finished. I wish that I could have joined you in this. It was a big endeavor. I just didn't have the time! Great work!

Michele said...

That is just awesome. Congrats on a great finish.

Carla said...

That is a big quilt. Big and awesome! You did a great job as always.
Perfect timing on the red thread. lol