Finally a quilt finish, or two

I have finally finished the commissioned photo quilt I was working on.  
 Unfortunately some of the photos started to shatter from being folded, rolled or just plain handled, as I quilted it.  Such a pity.  The family did the photos, so I have no way of knowing which photo paper/fabric product was poor quality.  
As a thank you gift I received a quilt history book published by V&A Museum, which is fabulous, hours of interesting reading, which I have started. 

 I brought myself some MORE fabric - advertised on Instagram, shop is downsizing its reproduction fabric, which means if I dont buy it now, then it wont be around to buy when I want it....right?!
 Border sides are on.  Just contemplating the cornerstone fabric options, above is option 1
 This is option 2
And lastly, is option 3 - no cornerstones!  I think that looks a bit too heavy, but would value your opinion.
Happy quilting Sue.

5 comments:

  1. I think you did a good job of assembling such different sized photos in the quilt.

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  2. like the fabrics you HAD to buy........I think I like option 1...........or what about a darker corner square........

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  3. Too bad about tthe photos, but glad you finished it up. Fun new fabrics. It is true you need to buy it when you see it. I like option one the best, but I agree, you might try something darker so the corner doesn't appear to be empty. Have fun!

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  4. Good finish with the photo quilt, sad that they did not hold up though. Yes of course you had to buy those fabrics while you could.

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  5. very beautiful work :) i like your good idea ,Thanks for the inspiration!

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