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Topic: Dinosaur quilt all finished! (pic heavy - but we all like pics right?)  (Read 11361 times)
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The Good Fairy
« on: September 13, 2008 01:42:28 PM »

My youngest son is dino crazy! I have been making this for about 2 months on and off, it's definitely the hardest quilt I've ever made. I did wish I'd never started it at times but here it is!



A close-up of a mosasaurus, I love how the teeth worked out Cheesy



This is the back, dino skeletons, you can see the dino paw print design I used to quilt the damn thing



Finally here's my son with his new quilt, do you think he likes it?





I'm so pleased, he loves it so much Cheesy He brings it downstairs every morning and then it's up again for bedtime.

P.S. Please don't judge me on the mismatched, un-ironed pyjamas  Wink
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« Reply #1 on: September 13, 2008 01:52:55 PM »

That must have been a pain in the butt to make but the smile on your sons face should definately make it worth it.

Well done on finishing such a big project so well!
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TheSleepyKnitter
« Reply #2 on: September 13, 2008 02:00:01 PM »

Wow, what a fantastic quilt! Fodder for a child's imagination, for sure. You've done a terrific job with it. Thanks for sharing. (And yes, we do like pics!)
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« Reply #3 on: September 13, 2008 02:39:38 PM »

oh wow.  that's totally awesome!
i used to watch Land Before Time all the time when i was little, so i would have loved something like this (well, i still do really like it  Cheesy).
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« Reply #4 on: September 13, 2008 03:01:53 PM »

W.O.W.

That is a truly *AMAZING*quilt!

I love it!  Its fantastic!!!

Well done!
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onebutrfli
« Reply #5 on: September 13, 2008 03:42:22 PM »

I LOVE IT!!! I's just so darn cute and the attention to detail and all in just a couple of months! AMAZING!!!! I'm totally impressed!!


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subloke
« Reply #6 on: September 13, 2008 07:24:59 PM »

This is SUCH an amazing quilt!!  And I love how excited your son looks...  It looks like all that hard work was worth it. 
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« Reply #7 on: September 13, 2008 10:43:07 PM »

That is a truly amazing quilt! I think that there is nothing else to say except: THIS ROCKS! Grin
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tamakins37
« Reply #8 on: September 13, 2008 11:38:46 PM »

wow! i'm totally jealous of your son! i want that quilt!!
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« Reply #9 on: September 14, 2008 07:20:00 AM »

OMG!  That is the coolest thing ever!  Excellent work.  And do NOT worry at all about the PJ's - Iron?  What's that? Wink
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