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« on: November 22, 2007 11:19:40 AM »

This was my first quilt and real sewing project. I made it for a friend's first baby long before I knew the sex. I figured it'd be cool and 50s rockabilly for a boy or girl. Even though the mother is much more traditional, she still appreciated my work and personal touch. The dancing skulls glow in the dark too.



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« Reply #1 on: November 22, 2007 11:51:42 AM »

Very, very nice, especially for your first project!  It can be seen that you took the time to make sure the blocks lined up and the various colors are interesting together!  Thanks for sharing!
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« Reply #2 on: November 22, 2007 12:22:22 PM »

Very cool!
And babies see in primary colors I think, so the red, yellow, black and white works for them I think.
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« Reply #3 on: November 23, 2007 09:17:41 AM »

Neat.
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« Reply #4 on: November 23, 2007 11:09:13 AM »

love the rockability feel!
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« Reply #5 on: November 25, 2007 10:26:07 PM »

For your first quilting attempt this is pretty amazing.  You should be proud of yourself.
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