It’s Finished…

My beautiful bargello quilt is done!  And, I could not be happier…

It measures 47 inches by 61 inches.  Almost covers my bed – and once I get a pillowcase made from the backing fabric, the large border fabric and the binding/small border fabric – it will look great on the bed.

This was not an easy quilt for me to make – it took a lot of steps to make it – and I’m not usually that patient a person…but, I hung in there because it was looking beautiful and I knew the end result would be worth it!

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17 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Sandy
    Jan 18, 2011 @ 18:22:45

    It’s beautiful! I am in awe!

  2. gemma
    Jan 18, 2011 @ 18:35:30

    really beautiful…great job Sara

  3. Pat
    Jan 18, 2011 @ 18:36:52

    It turned out SO nice. I made two bargello wall-hangings, so I know they take a lot of patience! I’m glad you stuck with it.

  4. Rhonda the StitchingNut
    Jan 18, 2011 @ 19:30:15

    Absolutely beautiful!!

  5. Janet I.
    Jan 18, 2011 @ 19:34:46

    How lovely! You *should* be proud of yourself! I wish I could sew!!

  6. Lori
    Jan 18, 2011 @ 20:34:39

    i gasped out loud when the page came up!! sara, that is so beautiful!

  7. Cindy
    Jan 18, 2011 @ 21:20:48

    Nice job Sara!!

  8. Janet
    Jan 18, 2011 @ 22:01:46

    It’s a beautiful quilt, Sara! Aren’t you glad you finished it?

  9. Dorothy
    Jan 18, 2011 @ 22:13:45

    Sara
    It is AWESOME! I love your color choices. You did a great job!

  10. Jennifer
    Jan 18, 2011 @ 22:16:37

    Sara, that is lovely! You have done a great job so stand back, pat yourself on the back and be proud!

  11. tammy
    Jan 18, 2011 @ 23:48:22

    Oh Sara, it’s just beautiful and I LOVE the colors!! Pat yourself on the back for a job well done!!

  12. Debby
    Jan 19, 2011 @ 01:23:02

    Sara, it is so beautiful! Congratulations on your patience in seeing it through to a finished quilt. Now enjoy it!!!

    I hope your fitness challenge is going well. I’m riding my bike too most days on the indoor trainer. Too much snow out there!!

  13. Dave Daniels
    Jan 19, 2011 @ 13:00:16

    SARA! That looks WONDERFUL! You did an awesome job on selecting the fabrics, and the finished pattern. Wow!

  14. Janet
    Jan 19, 2011 @ 17:02:20

    absolutely gorgeous!

  15. Kym
    Jan 20, 2011 @ 18:51:43

    Oh, my! It’s gorgeous! Totally worth all the work. I bet you break into a big smile every time you look at it! 🙂

  16. Leigh
    Jan 21, 2011 @ 21:55:12

    Sara, it’s beautiful! Lovely use of color and fabric choices. You done yourself proud, girl!

  17. Stephanie McCane
    Jan 25, 2011 @ 17:25:28

    Gorgeous! How long did it take you to make? I tried to vote for you in the contest but I’m not sure if I missed the deadline already since I don’t see where to vote.

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