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Topic: Baby dresden plate quilt--my first quilt!  (Read 1619 times)
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smiggleyx
« on: January 18, 2012 06:39:02 PM »

Made this for my best friend's baby. I'm pretty pleased with how it turned out. Machine pieced dresden plates, hand quilted everything else. Flannel binding. I spent about two weeks quilting this, long hours and sore fingers. Snuck my Halloween fabrics in, though the kid was born in January Smiley


Stretching the quilt on a handmade quilt frame.




Plate detail.


Quilt on her crib.
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Linnybelle
« Reply #1 on: January 18, 2012 06:54:06 PM »

That's gorgeous and congrats on sneaking in unexpected favorites.  It looks beautiful and I'm sure the parents are very pleased. Smiley

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Did he just go crazy and fall asleep?


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« Reply #2 on: January 18, 2012 09:08:29 PM »

Absolutely beautiful! My mom has been learning to quilt this year, and I'm considering picking it up.
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« Reply #3 on: January 19, 2012 07:45:49 AM »

Gorgeous!
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« Reply #4 on: January 19, 2012 09:12:05 AM »

Looks great!  Wink
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