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« on: February 02, 2010 09:34:42 AM »

So I found this pattern that I just loved but didnt have the occasion to make it then my cousin got preggo and when she said she was having a boy I just knew. Her and her fiance love green so I changed the colors to green and brown. Hope that you enjoy.

The individual squares

The border I stitched it free hand, not very good but my first try at it.

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The matching elephant from the left over material.

Since I quilted the blanket with clear thread I quilted the elephant pieces with the same thread before I sewed together it is a cute affect but cant see in pic.
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« Reply #1 on: February 02, 2010 09:43:52 AM »

glad you got the perfect occasion... thanks for posting.  it's a lovely quilt and the elephant is very cute!
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« Reply #2 on: February 02, 2010 09:52:47 AM »

I love the colour combination! Your elephant is adorable Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: February 02, 2010 09:57:09 AM »

That's a perfect boy quilt, great colours!!  I covet that cute lil elliephant, he's adorable 
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« Reply #4 on: February 02, 2010 10:34:28 AM »

I really like the fabric choices, and the stitching on it is beautiful.  And yes, to quote others - the Elephant is adorable!  I love the stitching on his ears.
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« Reply #5 on: February 02, 2010 12:42:00 PM »

What a great baby gift-- and that elephant is so sweet!
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