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Topic: Super simple first quilt attempt  (Read 750 times)
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« on: September 19, 2009 11:12:50 AM »

I made this quilt/blanket for a swap, and feel sort of bad posting it here with all you amazing quilters! Maybe one day I can make a quilt as nice as the ones posted here, but one step at a time.

Anyway, with this quilt I wanted to have something that invoked a "nature" feeling, was sophisticated, but still fun and funky, and I think I did a good job! I also wanted it to have a little bit of texture to it, so I tied it down with matching buttons and put a few matching iron-on patches around the edge. I hope you enjoy!

This is the whole quilt... I had a hard time getting good photos of it.

A patch in the corner

With the whole swap package with matching pillows and coasters

So, what do you think?

« Reply #1 on: September 25, 2009 02:52:30 PM »

It's beautiful!  I love the satin around the outside and the flower patch!  Great work!!!

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« Reply #2 on: October 03, 2009 09:57:45 AM »

love the colors!  I think it looks great. 

« Reply #3 on: October 09, 2009 04:15:13 PM »

Beautiful!  I love the fabric and cute buttons!  I have just started quilting too and am having so much fun!

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