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Topic: Some of my first efforts at quilting  (Read 1084 times)
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« 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.
« Last Edit: July 25, 2009 09:39:44 AM by nannalexi » THIS ROCKS   Logged
« 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

"Star Flimsy" is my favorite--I really like how the white sashing shows up in the thumbnail!
« Last Edit: July 24, 2009 03:29:28 PM by penguinade » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« 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!

Looking for postcards from anywhere to use for RSVP cards for my 8/2012 wedding.  Have 80/200.
« 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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« Reply #5 on: July 26, 2009 10:36:42 AM »

I think they look great!

« 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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