Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Ready to be Bound

Quilting is finished.

This was quite problematic.  I had issues with everything staying straight.  I don't know what I did wrong and I don't know why everything got skewed, but it did.
That's the back.  So cockeyed.  I just don't know.  And then with all the skewing, I had issues with the back lining up in the end.  I had to add some patches:
And I'll need to add a baby patch here:
If only all the problems had been confined to the back of the quilt, things would not be so upsetting.  But the front experienced it's own share of problems.

Here's the front again.  Notice that things do not line up very well:
And then there was some puckering:
And then those mysterious mascara flecks:
Boo.  Now I just have to remember how to cut bias binding and then sew it on.  At least I am rewatching Mad Men from the beginning, so I'll have something entertaining going on while doing the handsewing.


  1. wavy lines, don't worry, it's like...groovy man...go with the flow. Good you got caught up on Mad Men. After season 2, it sort of gets boring. oops, spoiler.
    -The Boy.