I added 2 borders to the quilt top . I think the new fabric really works with the vintage blocks. I was going to add a gray border as well but I think I will bind it with gray. It is 80″ x 97″ now . I have gray fabric ordered for the backing and I plan to use it for the binding as well as backing.
It needs a good pressing but here it is
And here are a bunch of pictures of my garden that I took this afternoon. The lilies are looking great and they smell even better! (click pictures to enlarge)