|Top Border in Illustrator|
|Open star with bird (Ick!) in Illustrator|
It seemed like a good idea once, but I tossed it and began to play with other ideas. Here is the final, paper pieced open, tilted star:
|Final open star in Illustrator|
|"Lifetime" top is done!|
All Done! Doesn't that make you feel all squeaky clean? Ah, really not done yet as it still has to be backed, batted and quilted. Stay tuned for what I did for a backing.
TIP: Misfit spaces are a great opportunity to turn your creativity loose.
TIP: There are loads of ways to solve fabric problems in borders and there are books available full of inspiration. Piecing them is cheaper than buying yardage if you have something suitable on hand, or piecing may allow you a smaller purchase if you have to buy more fabric.