When quilting I treat each border separately, When I use an interesting print I try not to cross over the design with quilting. Usually, I echo quilt like here. It's one of the advantages of using a longarm
More echo quilting.
When I have a open space I try to design a free motion doodle that fills the space. I practice drawing it on paper until I can draw it fairly accurately in repeat.
On the border I used parallel wavy lines. I use these a lot on borders instead of stippling cause I think it's less distracting over a pretty print like this one. Something about the regularity of the design, I think.
This quilt is another one to be donated to The City of Hope for a cancer patient.
Happy Holidays! Claire W.