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Topic: 2nd quilt evah!!! 8 pointed star (from a kit)  (Read 891 times)
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« on: January 30, 2008 02:46:17 PM »

It's actually from a kit my mom sent me while I was working on cruise ships. It's a little too "happy" for me, but I'm really excited about it for the following reasons:

-it's a rectangle
-though the quilting is totally messed in a million places, it looks great! (it's just quilted in diagonal squares)
-the binding came out really well thanks to a video how-to on youtube
-it's replacing my fiance's ugly-ass mexican blanket that's all pil-y with the warp showing

Thanks for looking!

« Last Edit: January 30, 2008 02:58:26 PM by Gillian Austin » THIS ROCKS   Logged
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« Reply #1 on: January 30, 2008 03:13:38 PM »

It's gorgeous. The colors are very springlike and classic, and I'm jealous of the perfect points on your stars. Beautiful!
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« Reply #2 on: January 30, 2008 07:32:18 PM »

Aww, Gillian's just showing off with all her sharp, pointy points ...   Grin

Really, tho, fantastic job (says the quilter whose points are NEVER sharp) !
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