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« on: November 06, 2007 08:16:56 AM »

 Roll Eyes Cats and quilts just seem to go together. This little quilt was pieced using a paper piecing pattern from Granny's Nanny's in Virginia.  I made the kitties years before I put them together, and I no longer had the same background fabric for the sashing.  If I look closely, I can tell that the sashing is a different fabric, but I don't think to many people will notice. . .

Here are close ups of the kitties.  The orange one is in memory of my beloved Rusty.


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« Reply #1 on: November 06, 2007 08:27:53 AM »

but the slight variation in color looks cool. Makes it look more like a window surrounding each kitty!!
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« Reply #2 on: November 06, 2007 08:28:17 AM »

awww!!!  I love kitty quilts. What a great way to remember your fur baby.
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« Reply #3 on: November 06, 2007 08:59:49 AM »

"Cats are angels with fur."  This quilt is beautiful, I'd love to have something like this.
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« Reply #4 on: November 06, 2007 09:01:05 AM »

Aww, I love this quilt! It looks so cozy.
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« Reply #5 on: November 06, 2007 10:43:09 AM »

That is a beautiful quilt! I love all the different cats!
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« Reply #6 on: November 07, 2007 06:47:45 PM »

I also love this! I'm inspired to try a kitty quilt as I have a pair of kittens (who are growing up TOO fast) that I adore MADLY.  This is really pretty.
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« Reply #7 on: November 08, 2007 07:07:41 AM »

I like your kitties.  I am in the process of making one now.  It is on my design board.  I am doing mine all in 30's print.
a free pattern for the kitties can be found at
www.becauseifeellikeit.com/kittykat.htm Wink
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« Reply #8 on: November 08, 2007 03:43:06 PM »

I like your kitties.  I am in the process of making one now.  It is on my design board.  I am doing mine all in 30's print.
Glad you like the kitties - I love 30's prints, so please post when you're done. 
Oh, I tried to click on the link you posted, and got an error message.  I truncated the site name to http://www.becauseifeellikeit.com and was able to get onto the site - and then I had to click on another link or two to see the kitty pattern.  It is a little different (and bigger) than my pattern, but just as cute.
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« Reply #9 on: November 12, 2007 12:25:27 PM »

Great job!
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