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« on: June 03, 2009 01:20:43 PM »

I bought a tin container of 20 different quarter flats from JoAnn Fabrics.  Normally priced @ $40, marked down to $8.  Out of the 20 in the tin, 6 of them I fell in love with.  This was inspiration I needed to paint my living room and dining room these colors. 

I finally got around to making a table runner for the dining room table.  Anything to cover up the hand-me-down table that I hope to replace someday.  I have 18 panels. I repeated the same color pattern 3 times in sizes that mirror the halves.  I backed it with brown fabric that I added interfacing to.  After looking at it, I would like to add beaded fringe to ends.  This will help keep the sides down.

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« Reply #1 on: June 03, 2009 01:30:31 PM »

what a pretty table runner!!  and the fabrics look great together Cheesy

« Reply #2 on: June 03, 2009 01:36:16 PM »

This is very pretty and I love those patterns!  Good job!  Grin

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« Reply #3 on: June 03, 2009 01:38:44 PM »

That turned out great!!!!! Cheesy

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« Reply #4 on: June 03, 2009 03:18:34 PM »

have to agree, you did a great job!
make sure to post new pics with the beading, i'm sure it'll look fantastic!
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