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« on: July 29, 2008 12:47:06 PM »

I have been super inspired by this technique and I decided to do something similar for my son who is due in December.

Please excuse the tree shadow in the picture  Wink


I quilted everywhere except for the letters and the clouds because I wanted them to stand out and be a little puffy:


Here is a close up of the fraying trees after I washed it:


Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: July 29, 2008 12:52:23 PM »

Omg cute!!! I love those trees! The frayed edges of the leave are uber cool and not something i would readily think of, I might just have to try it. what a stellar idea. I want to cuddle under a quilt like that. I don't know Skyler but I am sure he will love it and I am a tad jealous of that little tot!

Beautiful job and fabulous colors. I love it!

Congratulations on your new baby boy Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: July 29, 2008 12:53:38 PM »

Adorable!  What a lucky little guy!  He'll love it!
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« Reply #3 on: July 29, 2008 12:55:53 PM »

I love this! It's gorgeous! Great job!
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« Reply #4 on: July 29, 2008 01:07:58 PM »

This is beautiful!!  He is definitely a lucky lil' guy!

Congrats to you as well! Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: July 29, 2008 01:18:45 PM »

It's gorgeous mimiw
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« Reply #6 on: July 29, 2008 01:23:42 PM »

Love it! Very cute and great application of that style  Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: July 29, 2008 01:31:15 PM »

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« Reply #8 on: July 29, 2008 01:45:53 PM »

Super cute!!!
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« Reply #9 on: July 29, 2008 01:52:45 PM »

I love this its absolutely gorgeous. I'm staring at it trying to figure out how it all came together. its so beautiful!
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