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« on: July 13, 2009 08:15:33 AM »

I know it's July, but I actually started this last December and there was no way I was going to get it done in time for last Christmas! I finished this last month, and it's tucked up safely until this Christmas. Smiley

Made with a Moda Merry and Bright layer cake - I went for simple this time!

The back is the Yuletide Critters print from Michael Miller, and a cotton bed sheet

And the obligatory dog immediately leaping onto the thing you're taking a photo of shot

My quilting has come along way in just a year! The Christmas quilt I made last year had no proper binding because I was too scared to try it!
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« Reply #1 on: July 13, 2009 08:27:37 AM »

Oh wow!  I love this.

You certainly HAVE come a long way.  Smiley

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« Reply #2 on: July 13, 2009 08:35:14 AM »

Love it love it love it!!  The colors are great and I think you should use it now, not just for Christmas  Smiley

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« Reply #3 on: July 13, 2009 09:19:35 AM »

i love the quilt!!  good thing it's ready early for this christmas.

btw, is that a Patterdale doggie??

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« Reply #4 on: July 13, 2009 10:46:23 AM »

he's a patterdale/jack russell cross! you're the first person I've met to realise he totally looks like a patterdale. Everyone asks me if he's a black jack russell, and if I've had his tail docked, and I have to explain that he came that way!! And when I tell them he's a patterdale they say they've never heard of it.
« Reply #5 on: July 14, 2009 01:20:17 AM »

Very nice! It looks great. I wonder why I've never thought of making a Christmas quilt?

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« Reply #6 on: July 20, 2009 07:45:34 AM »

I got my parents a farm-rejected Patterdale (she wasn't into catching mice) a few years back.  They loved my lab mix, but said she was too big.  So a little research and a lucky day reading the Classifieds, I found them Maggie!


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« Reply #7 on: July 20, 2009 03:53:03 PM »

LOVE these colors!
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