I worked on the Around the World quilt some more and finished the quilt top.
When it was just finished:
And then with the sashing and border:
A close-up of the sashing and border:
The quilting pattern is a cross-hatch across the entire quilt. I'm currently drawing in the lines with a water soluble marker. I know some people skip this step, but since I'm still new to machine quilting, it's a good support.
As usual, the quilt is much larger than expected. It is currently 45" X 57". How does it always get so big?