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« on: February 21, 2010 01:50:30 PM »

I made this quilt (my third completed quilt) for my big brother as a 30th birthday / housewarming gift.  He described his favorite colors to me as "blue and/or Dallas Cowboy's colors."  So naturally, blue and gray came to mind.  This was done 100% by hand so it took me about 3 months.  It was intended to be a Christmas gift but ended up being a late birthday gift (his birthday is in January).  I like to call it a stacked stone pattern.  If I make another with a similar pattern, I will make much thicker layers because all the stitching took forever!





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« Reply #1 on: February 21, 2010 01:53:50 PM »

I love how modern and clean this looks.  It's a perfect 'guy's quilt.'  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: February 21, 2010 02:00:34 PM »

What a beautiful quilt.  And, whoa! Hand done?!  You've got a lot of patience, and it shows.  Fantastic!
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« Reply #3 on: February 21, 2010 02:20:15 PM »

i love it, you did a great job!
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« Reply #4 on: February 21, 2010 02:27:37 PM »

Great! Very modern, and manly!
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« Reply #5 on: February 21, 2010 04:34:41 PM »

Wow! Beautiful!  In a manly way, I mean...  Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: February 22, 2010 05:56:09 AM »

ooh this is a great guy's quilt! I love it. I'm sure he does too.
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« Reply #7 on: February 22, 2010 01:31:53 PM »

You did that all by HAND? You are a more patient woman than I. Smiley Well done. Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: March 13, 2010 11:50:28 AM »

I love love LOVE this....

I've been wanting to make my husband a manly quilt but haven't figured out just want I wanted to do. You just gave me the best idea! Thanx   Cheesy
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« Reply #9 on: March 14, 2010 10:14:31 AM »

Ooooh, I love that!  I want to make a manly quilt for my boyfriend, and that convinces me that it really can be done.
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