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Topic: Some of my first efforts at quilting  (Read 948 times)
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nannalexi
« on: July 24, 2009 02:33:07 PM »

Just learning how and wanted to show what I have learnedCritique and comments welcome. Please be gentle.
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penguinade
« Reply #1 on: July 24, 2009 03:28:12 PM »

Lexi, I don't think any of us would mind if you put the large pictures, or even the thumbnails in your post--you can chose either of those by going to the pictures and selecting either option underneath, like this:

Thumbnail--remove the dashes (-) on either end of the code
[-url=http://www.craftster.org/pictures/showphoto.php?photo=272108][-img width=70 height=99]http://www.craftster.org/pictures/data/500/thumbs/34625_IM000611.JPG[/img-][/url-]


Full size, same procedure as above
[-img]http://www.craftster.org/pictures/data/500/medium/34625_IM000609.JPG[/img-]


"Star Flimsy" is my favorite--I really like how the white sashing shows up in the thumbnail!
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Linnybelle
« Reply #2 on: July 25, 2009 08:14:48 PM »

Those are all very pretty.  I like the star one a lot, the contrasts are wonderful.  I'm also impressed with your seam matching skills.  My first quilts are not that fantastic to say the least.  Great job!
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nannalexi
« Reply #3 on: July 26, 2009 06:02:15 AM »

Thanks Linnybelle. I really appreciate the compliments.
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« Reply #4 on: July 26, 2009 07:54:08 AM »

Very nice! I agree with Linnybelle... my first quilts were no where near this nice. Pleasing color choices, precise piecing, super, super job!
You should be very proud.
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DaisyAlly
« Reply #5 on: July 26, 2009 10:36:42 AM »

I think they look great!
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nannalexi
« Reply #6 on: July 26, 2009 01:41:44 PM »

Thanks Distracting 1 and DaisyAlly. All of the nice comments make me glad I started this very addictive hobby(?) I really enjoy the challenge, not to mention the fact that I hate to waste anything and this is going to help a lot in that area.
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