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Colorado Deb
« on: August 21, 2008 09:15:40 AM »

This one was a tough one for me! Nothing about it on it's own is hard or too challenging, but the combo of thick flannels, on the bias and border prints made it a wee bit frustrating.
Ok.. the quilt-


The border.... 


close up of the quilting- I think I need some help on how to photograph this better-


and the overall quilting.  I like the desigh but wish it had more of a melon wedge shape- more oval, not circle.
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TwiztidBlood
« Reply #1 on: August 21, 2008 09:29:34 AM »

very well done!
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Colorado Deb
« Reply #2 on: August 21, 2008 09:33:58 AM »

I did learn on this that washing helps a lot in hiding all the unevenness and what I see as a big mistake isn't so noticable to everyone else.  it's a great quilt for the basement.... very warm and cuddly and all the teenage boys that come over to play xbox seem to like it Smiley 
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TwiztidBlood
« Reply #3 on: August 21, 2008 09:44:00 AM »

Yes, after a few washes you will start to see a change in the quilt, in a good way.
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chrsdx
« Reply #4 on: August 21, 2008 11:07:05 AM »

beautiful job!
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