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Topic: Help me figure out the best layout!!!-- plus a new one!!  (Read 1661 times)
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sweetpea001
« on: February 07, 2009 09:14:57 AM »

So I started this quilt early in my high school career and 14 years later, despite being ALMOST finished,  it is still sitting in a drawer.  I think it is because I'm not so sure about the layout I chose, but I want to get it DONE and out of the drawer. 

So weigh in and let me know which layout you like best!

#1:


#2:


#3:


#4:


Elijor had an amazing idea and I couldn't help but try it out.  So...
#5


In case it will help your decision making process, for layouts 1, 3, and 4, I will most likely do a 3-4 inch red border (the small half-square triangles are about 2.5 inches).  For layout 2, I would do a narrow (1-2 inch) white border on the inside then a 3-4 inch red border.
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« Reply #1 on: February 07, 2009 09:19:15 AM »

What a stunning block!  I like layout 2 or 3 best.  You are going to love this quilt when you finish it!
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« Reply #2 on: February 07, 2009 09:29:11 AM »

Number 1 is definitely my favorite! Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: February 07, 2009 09:32:50 AM »

3 is my favorite, but I like 1 too
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« Reply #4 on: February 07, 2009 09:45:34 AM »

im gunna say... 1!!!!
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« Reply #5 on: February 07, 2009 10:28:47 AM »

I like #1!  They are all quite striking and lovely, though. 
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« Reply #6 on: February 07, 2009 11:17:22 AM »

my fav is #2 and #1 is a close runner up...

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« Reply #7 on: February 07, 2009 02:27:27 PM »

Number 2 is my favorite. Number 1 would be if you could put the big white bullseye that is in the center off center but I think you would need 1 more block. Probably not very helpful of me adding more to the mix when you already can't decide - sorry Undecided
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« Reply #8 on: February 07, 2009 02:55:54 PM »

ONE!!!!!


I love number one.

I think i should add a red and white to my list of must makes now...
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« Reply #9 on: February 07, 2009 03:00:30 PM »

I definately prefer layout 1.
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