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ilovepaper
« Reply #10 on: July 11, 2006 11:37:51 AM »

Thanks everyone!
Vildhadre- that does make sense, I will try it next time, thanks.
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micahstandley
« Reply #11 on: July 11, 2006 12:22:42 PM »

Completely beautiful! Where did you get those fabrics for $6? Do you have a picture of the entire quilt on a flat surface?

The time and thought you put into this design really comes through. Great job!
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Jeannette
« Reply #12 on: July 11, 2006 03:00:14 PM »

Absolutely beautiful! No way would I have guessed it was your first quilt.
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ilovepaper
« Reply #13 on: July 11, 2006 05:27:53 PM »

Completely beautiful! Where did you get those fabrics for $6? Do you have a picture of the entire quilt on a flat surface?


I got the squares a while back from my favorite online place for bargains:
http://www.hancocks-paducah.com/SubCategory--Discounted-Quilting-Fabric-Brands--m-23_197.html
I haven't seen them again since!
And I just happen to have a (not so great) pic of my quilt hanging on the fence, it definitely looks better draped:
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kirstyd
« Reply #14 on: July 13, 2006 12:19:20 AM »

Great quilt! Congratulations!
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« Reply #15 on: July 13, 2006 12:27:02 AM »

Beautiful!!
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zenochka
« Reply #16 on: July 13, 2006 10:15:05 AM »

that looks so awesome!! I love the colors!
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Hi, it's been awhile!


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« Reply #17 on: July 13, 2006 10:18:06 AM »

Gorgeous quilt, delicious colors!!  You are talented and this is only your first!!  Just imagine the future quilts.  I am in awe of your talent!!!
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shellybean
« Reply #18 on: July 19, 2006 11:56:25 AM »

The colors and pattern placement are gorgeous!! I love it!
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Blessed are the cracked, for they let in light.
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« Reply #19 on: July 19, 2006 12:22:15 PM »

Ilovepaper,

Beautiful, just beautiful. Someone told me once when I first started quilting that if you cant see the mistakes from a mile away on a fast horse you shouldn't worry about it, and girl I don't see a thing wrong with that beauty. Next time you quilt free motion, try wearing a pair of garden gloves with the little bumps on the palms. It helps keep the fabric from slipping. I always wear mine when quilting by machine. The more you practice the better you will get.

Great job, be very proud.

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