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Craftywife
« on: February 21, 2009 08:29:34 PM »

It's been a really long time since I last posted anything!

Here is a baby quilt I made for a friend's first child.  It's finished and is still sitting on my table as I have yet to make it out to her house to give it to her!

I just used a plain muslin backing for it, as they're very nature-oriented and kind of bohemian, and I thought it would work better.  The quilting was done by machine as I attempted to do something a bit more complicated than straight lines.  It's a bit wonky in some places, as it's only my second quilt, but I'm proud of it and pleased with it.


Close up of the leaf quilting


Close up of the flower quilting


Bottom, top, and the blanket binding


Close up of one of the squares


The whole quilt
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Best of 2013 winner, but this is just as good.


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« Reply #1 on: February 21, 2009 08:54:14 PM »

Ooooo.  I love the design.  Beautiful quilt.
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Padester
« Reply #2 on: February 22, 2009 05:38:49 AM »

Pretty!  And you did a nice job with the pinwheels.  I just tried doing pinwheels for the first time, and while some of the points lined up nicely, a bunch of them did not.  I'll have to practice on this a bit more!
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