Thursday, March 03, 2011

I wonder if this was what it felt like to drive the Golden Spike.


24 comments:

julieQ said...

!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Even better than the joining of the two huge railroads...whoohoo!! I am so proud of and for you!!! It is beautiful!!

McIrish Annie said...

how cool to have started on the West Coast and finished it on the East Coast! Good job!

Loris said...

Wow,are you finished with the hexagon top already? Amazing!
This is a beautiful work of art!

ranette said...

Very exciting!! Now to quilt it....

Carolyn said...

Congratulations!!!

WoolenSails said...

I have never sewed that way since I don't use paper.
My husband gave me his flu, so working on mine today.

Debbie

paula, the quilter said...

The last stitch!!

Gail said...

Wow! It's finished. Doesn't that feel good? When will you begin to quilt it? It is really beautiful.

mckie2 said...

Congratulations! It's been fun watching the progress of that quilt.

Sharon said...

Hip Hip Hooray! It's Libby's big day! What a moment in your quilting journey.

Lori said...

Woo-hoo! I bet it is similar! How exciting!!

Barb said...

Perfect sentiment!
having done one of these, I know exactly how it feels - damn good!!
congrats

Gayle said...

Too funny! The original Golden Spike was driven just about 30 miles from where I live. Can't wait for your big reveal!

Dixie said...

Hooray - the last stitch is both a feeling of elation and a sentimental feeling of letting go of a cherished old friend! Way to go, Libby!

Mrs. Sew and Sew - Karen said...

Awesome! You have done a great job! I can only imagine how you feel.

Julze said...

LOL! Great job...well done!!

Shakerwood said...

Very much like it, I would think! Big Whoohoo!!

Danielle said...

Congratulations! Taking that last stitch is a big deal in any quilt, but you deserve a medal for finishing that one!

Jeanne said...

It's amazing! Great finish.

suz said...

Woo hoo! How wonderful! It's been great to watch that in progress. I'm truly impressed - the quilt is lovely and the amount of work - wow!

sewprimitive karen said...

Unreal! You are a woman who complete her projects. And what a masterpiece!

my3Kitties said...

WOW - great job!!!!!!!! It's beautiful, wish i had the patience to do one myself! But I think I'll just enjoy viewing yours! Can't wait to see it all finished!

Kim said...

Pretty exciting is what this is! Congrats! :-D

Guðrún said...

Is this the last stitch? Hurray...