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KittyKurl
« on: December 17, 2006 07:59:30 PM »

I made this a couple weeks ago, another gift for my grandparents.
The image is the sign from their farm back in the day, as you can see, they ran an Angus farm!

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This was my one of my first tries at quilting, and I'm pretty happy with the way it came out! Though it is a bit lopsided...
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« Reply #1 on: December 18, 2006 02:24:39 PM »

Love it!  That muddy turquise and green are my current favourite colours!
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« Reply #2 on: December 19, 2006 12:19:26 PM »

That's such a thoughtful idea.  How did you get the image on the fabric?  My grandparents had an antique/woodworking shop for years, and I'd really like to make something similar for them with their shop name. 

I'm sure your grandparents loved it!
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« Reply #3 on: December 19, 2006 04:43:57 PM »

That's such a thoughtful idea.  How did you get the image on the fabric?  My grandparents had an antique/woodworking shop for years, and I'd really like to make something similar for them with their shop name. 

I just used regular, iron-on transfers by Avery. I got them at Staples, so nothing special  Wink I would love to see yours when you are done!
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« Reply #4 on: December 20, 2006 06:49:42 AM »

that is adorable! I bet your grandparents will really love it!
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« Reply #5 on: December 29, 2006 08:09:08 AM »

oh wow, I love it!  My husband loves cattle! How did you finish it? I'm still trying to get mine to look that good!
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« Reply #6 on: December 29, 2006 01:26:57 PM »

Actually, finishing it wasn't that hard!
I put the two pieces (front and back) right sides together, sewed around leaving an opening, flipped it right side out, and sewed around the edges. This is probably not the right way to do it, but that's what I didm anyways! I was too lazy to poke the corners out perfectly, which is why it's a bit crooked.
Good luck on yours!
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« Reply #7 on: January 30, 2015 10:54:08 AM »

I have a friend who would love these. Very cool.
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