Strawberry Fields, Forever

It's not the Beatles song. I thought I'd never be finished with this quilt, that the project would stretch on out into forever. But now I'm finished.

If life can't be a bed of roses, will un lit de fraises do?

My grandmother picked up this vintage cross-stitched quilt-top featuring wreaths of strawberries on a field of cream at some estate sale years ago. Amy and I have been quilting on it off and on for seven years, and finally, this summer, I bound of the edges in pink.

Quilting at Baker Lane

Un Lit de Fraises

Des Fraises


Lillibeth said…
It's beautiful! Congratulations! Would you and Amy like to fly up an help me finish my 10 year quilt?
lisa said…
that's beautiful!

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