The last part (I thought) that I needed to do on the second charity quilt was to add a border to it. I thought of all different options. The last idea I had was to keep it simple. One single border.. But what color should I use? I settled on a white border. The same white fabric that is in the center of the quilt. Once the pink binding is added, the whole border/binding combo will match the quilt center. Next up, a little practicing for quilting and then it's time to start loading the quilt tops to be quilted!
I'm not crazy about how you can see through the white fabric. Because of this, I went out and purchased the warm and white batting. The warm and natural I usually use made the white have a beige tint to it. Hopefully the warm and white will work just as well.
Additionally, I need to embroider a few more words on the completed quilt top. This will be a big challenge since it's already assembled. I honestly missed mentioning the guys as well. I should put Men and/or Brothers somewhere on the quilt. But where?? Maybe in the pink around the white center. This will be interesting. I need 2 additional words to add with the words Brothers and Fathers. Here are the other words that I already used on the quilt:
Faith / Believe / Sisters / Fight / Family / Strong / Courage / Friends / Cure / Hope / Support / Brave / Love / Wish / Inspire and Mothers.
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