Wednesday, July 03, 2013

July's UFO project

2013 is already half over and I have been able to finish 4 UFO's so far this year (UFO wish list is on the right side bar of my blog). The focus for July's effort is my "tone-on-tone plus Kaffe Fassett fabrics mystery quilt". Obviously it needs a new name!
I haven't looked at it in over a year, but my sister has finished her quilt, so I am a little sheepish that mine is still unfinished!
I had purchased two fabrics for the borders, but am not sure if the "hold up" on this project is because the quilt does not want those borders!?!? I will wait for the quilt to give me some advice about that while I fix up a backing.
To see more UFO goals, hop over to a Lovely Year of Finishes.

8 comments:

  1. Wow you are doing great! Hopefully, this quilt won't take too long to tell what it wants so that you can finish it up as well.

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  2. This quilt is very pretty all by itself, maybe it's saying "I don"t want borders." Don't you just love how quilts can talk back to you?

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  3. Congratulations for finishing up 4 UFO's already this year! Your mystery quilt looks great, looking forward to seeing how you decide to finish this one.

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  4. Wish I could say I've finished four UFOs. I've probably created that many, but finishes have been few and far between, on anything larger than a sheet of paper. : )
    I like this top. What are the border fabrics you are struggling with?

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  5. Isn't it funny how our quilts talk to us??

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  6. To have 4 finishes by midyear is doing really well. Congrats on that. Good luck with your July project.

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  7. Reaching the stage in a quilter's life when you don't feel you need to rush so you can wait for the quilt to talk to you.....
    Isn't that a milestone? We should be celebrating that, right?!?!? :)

    Congrats on 4 UFOs this year already. And thanks for the response on the crochet rug. I think I'll let that baby "talk to me" while I work on the other new one. LOL

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