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Topic: My sister's first quilt- for soldier in Iraq  (Read 1612 times)
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allyinthevalley
« on: August 10, 2007 07:51:16 PM »

My sister just made this quilt for her beloved Josh, a friend who's in Iraq now. It's her very first quilt, and I think it's beautiful. She agreed to have it posted here. Comments and advise are appreciated.



Showing the back or the blanket.

His name embroidered in the corner.
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darkmistyfire
« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2007 08:08:11 PM »

What a gesture and very lovely.
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craftyhandbags
« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2007 08:16:45 PM »

He is so lucky, the quilt is gorgeous!  My brother is in Baghdad, and I've heard many times how appreciative they are of every thing sent.  Your sister's Josh will have many jealous friends over there.
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Candreya
« Reply #3 on: August 10, 2007 08:20:39 PM »

That is beautiful! I'm sure he'll enjoy it thoroughly, especially being from someone he loves!
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mommysaurusrex
« Reply #4 on: August 11, 2007 08:22:02 AM »

Great job...I love the colors. The name on it is beautiful too. Prayers said for his safe return, and for all of our soldiers.
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kgo6050
« Reply #5 on: August 18, 2007 04:45:49 PM »

Beautiful quilt! Kudos to your sister, quilt's are always sentimental and I know this one with have many special memories for her and Joshua. God Bless him and all of our troops!
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« Reply #6 on: August 19, 2007 07:04:30 AM »

Your sister did a great job and I'm sure it will be appreciated!
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