I've wrapped up my summer sewing before summer officially ends, but I cut it close. I'm naming this quilt Hometown, USA, because I'm donating the quilt to my hometown library for a raffle. They requested a bed size quilt, I think this quilt will fit most beds, and a queen size bed perfectly.
This is Lifetime Quilt Number 185
I've named this quilt Hometown, USA
I combined the patterns Summerville and Stars and Stripes by Camille Roskelley for Thimble Blossoms.
The fabric is Vintage Picnic by Bonnie and Camille for Moda
It finished at 98" x 98"
It has approximately 1,912 pieces.
The center portion of this quilt is from Summerville.
I replaced the outer border of Summerville with some pinwheel blocks.
For my outer border I used the flags from Stars and Stripes.
To keep the same feel on the borders that I added to Camille's Summerville pattern, I made my pinwheel blocks the same size as the 9 patch blocks, kept the big, small, big small, big size of the blocks in the borders, and continued the use of the 4 color star block.
All in all I think this quilt turned out very nice and I'm happy with it, but happier still to start some fall sewing, after I piece the binding and backing.