I found the tutorial for Red String Runner at Quilting by The River. I was drawn to it right away. Perhaps because she made it in my favorite color. Then when my Mom asked me to make something for her I decided to give this runner a try.
Look at that corner! Could it get any perfect. Just looking at it makes me smile.
I did have to get a refresher on how to bind the other odd angles and I found a good video for that here.
It is raining today, but I went on the porch and took pictures anyway. It gave me a chance to fiddle around with the manual settings on my camera so I could capture the colors I wanted.
I really like this quilted runner. When I showed it to my husband though he said it was too small and wanted to know why it wasn't big enough to lay under. Then he proceeded to tell me how to make it better - Make it bigger, add more bright colors etc. As if he quilts...