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Topic: My first quilt.....I popped the cherry!  (Read 1011 times)
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« on: July 14, 2008 03:43:21 AM »

So just for fun and since I have so much beautiful quilting fabric, I decided to try making one.
It's not too huge, perfect size for a baby (working on that too!).

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« Reply #1 on: July 14, 2008 04:41:39 AM »

Very cute, have you quilted it yet? If you haven't I would sew along the seam lines after putting a safety pin in each block to hold the pieces together or use matching pearl cotton or embroidery flosses to tie the corners of the blocks. If you don't quilt it the batting and the fabric will not stay together taking the chances that the batting may come apart when washed.
Very good first kick-at-the-cat!
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« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2008 11:04:41 AM »

awesome! love the prints you chose!
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« Reply #3 on: July 18, 2008 10:11:29 PM »

Love your fabric combo. It will be an awesome baby quilt!  Smiley
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