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1  Simple fun and funky toddler quilt in Quilting: Completed Projects by lissaj on: December 04, 2006 07:46:16 PM
Just finished up this fun toddler quilt.  It's super simple and machine quilted but it was fun just because the fabrics are so fun!  I began with the bright blue flower fabric and knew I wanted a striped back.  Anywho, here it is (with my adorable daughter checking it out!)

The close-up pics are kind of wacky color wise but you get the idea Wink











lissa. Smiley
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2  Re: Turtle baby quilt, hand quilting in progress - pics in Quilting: Completed Projects by lissaj on: October 16, 2006 05:59:16 AM
So here's a pic of the whole thing though I am still quilting it and then need to add the binding.  I still have to quilt stars along hte bottom dotted fabric and finish the corner blocks, right now they are jjust quilted temporarily.

(It was a bit windy out so it's not hanging straight)

Front:


Back:


close-up of back:


My daughter 'helping' me baste, lol


Thanks for all your kind words everyone. It really isn't so much talent as enjoying it and having the patience for every little stitch.

lissa.
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3  Turtle baby quilt, hand quilting in progress - *more pics added p. 2* in Quilting: Completed Projects by lissaj on: October 14, 2006 11:16:03 AM
Not yet a completed quilt (though I am FINALLY getting close, lol!), but this seems to be the place to post pics.

I made up the pattern for some friends who had a baby boy and love turtles (they have some).  The piecing/applique is fairly simple but I have gotten more complex with the quilting (which is taking me ages, lol).  I LOVE quilting though!!!!  The fabrics, the hand quilting, the product...LOVE doing it  Cheesy

The turtle:


Close up of the spiral quilting:


Quilted stars:


The stars are easier to see on the back:


I am trying to get a decent pic of the whole thing..I'll post one later.

lissa.
While peicing the front, I love these fabrics!
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