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oppositeofwar
« on: November 06, 2008 07:01:22 AM »



Yay, another quilt!

I made this one for my sister, for her birthday.  It is made from three Moda Daydreams charm packs (gotta love charm packs!), and a sheet for the back.  I used the Disappearing Nine Patch pattern, which I found last year from the Sew Mama Sew blog during their quilting month.  They had a very helpful tutorial, I must say. 



I did mostly straight lines for quilting, putting to use my walking foot for the first time.  That thing is great!  I really wanted to do free motion quilting, but the back is always all wonky when I do it.



It is 45" by 60", the perfect lap quilt. 

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krystlepistol
« Reply #1 on: November 06, 2008 07:04:33 AM »

It's beautiful.  I LOVE the colors.  It looks so professional...great job  Smiley
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rainylakechick
« Reply #2 on: November 06, 2008 07:10:48 AM »

I love the colors too!  Disappearing 9 Patch Pattern is on my list of To-Dos!!  Thanks for sharing.   Grin
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E.D.
« Reply #3 on: November 06, 2008 07:24:15 AM »

The colors are dreamy Smiley Your sister must love it!
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myfairytalescomingtrue
« Reply #4 on: November 06, 2008 07:56:22 AM »

That is so beautiful!  I love the colors!  I have considering investing in a walking foot...I guess I need one.  Your lines turned out beautifully!
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« Reply #5 on: November 06, 2008 08:05:50 AM »

This is really gorgeous!  Quilting is on my to-learn crafts list, and this is certainly inspiring!
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« Reply #6 on: November 06, 2008 08:07:41 AM »

Very pretty!!
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« Reply #7 on: November 06, 2008 10:07:21 AM »

I LOVE IT!  Just added it to my favorites on my profile...I'd wist it, but I'm at work right now.  Grin
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« Reply #8 on: November 06, 2008 10:46:29 AM »

i love the colors you chose!
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la_chrystelle
« Reply #9 on: November 06, 2008 01:37:59 PM »

really pretty I love the fabric and color choices you've used  a lot !
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