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« Reply #10 on: March 02, 2009 01:12:01 PM »

i like it a lot!  your pics are good but leave some curiosities about technique: did you use reverse applique?  are the letterings hand-embroidered? 

(these might be silly questions, because i am still really bad at sewing.)

It's actually individually cut bits of fabric sewn together in traditional quilting style.  I'll post a few other photos later on today that actually show it's a blanket.  And I did the embroidery with my Janome Machine.  I found a pink floyd font and digitized the lettering and let the machine do the rest Smiley  I tried to fit the bricks so that it looked like they are actually part of the wall rather than just randomly sewn into it Smiley
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« Reply #11 on: March 02, 2009 01:20:47 PM »

Okay, thi sis fricking awesome! Where ever did you find brick fabric?

It's from Marcus Brothers fabrics, I found it a few years back and bought the entire bolt I know there is another fabric designer that has a brick pattern too but I can't remember who it is, though I know the bricks in that one are larger scale. 

The wizard of oz fabric line (follow the yellow brick road) has a solid brick pattern out on the market too. 
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« Reply #12 on: March 06, 2009 04:40:54 AM »

Great Job! When I first looked at it I thought you decorated your wall LOL. You should put that it is a quilt above the pic or something because a lot of people just scroll the pictures. I love it. It is so well done I thought it was real.
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« Reply #13 on: March 08, 2009 02:52:55 PM »

This is amazing!
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« Reply #14 on: June 14, 2009 03:49:18 PM »

Wow this is amazing! I love it!
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