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KayKay84
« on: June 02, 2010 10:34:37 PM »

I love Anna Maria Horners Little Folks Voile fabrics, they are so pretty and sooo soft! After making this quilt with them I only want to do quilts with voile   Grin. The fabrics were very easy to sew with also, not slippery at all!



I like making quilts with only simple squares, especially with those fabrics!
This is the back, a neutral light blue:



I handquilted it with embroidery floss in different colors:



blogged here: http://tidytipsy.wordpress.com/2010/05/25/little-folks-quilt/

Thanks for looking   Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: June 03, 2010 07:20:33 AM »

Wow this is just lovely. I just adore the hand embroidery. So cute and a wonderful touch. How large is the blanket?
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« Reply #2 on: June 03, 2010 12:41:48 PM »

Thank you  Smiley I didn't really measure it, but it's roughly 140x180cm, my boyfriend is holding it over his head in the picture. I don't know what that's in inches though, sorry   Wink
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« Reply #3 on: June 03, 2010 01:42:34 PM »

I like the hand stitching w/ the floss bit- the red makes it pop.

 
Thank you  Smiley I didn't really measure it, but it's roughly 140x180cm, my boyfriend is holding it over his head in the picture. I don't know what that's in inches though, sorry   Wink

I'm no math whiz, but that's around 55x70...or so.
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« Reply #4 on: June 03, 2010 07:21:01 PM »

So pretty! I was fondling this fabric last week... it is gorgeous. I was trying to figure out what to make with it, not considering that I could quilt with it... it is so light. That's great to hear that it's not slippery!
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« Reply #5 on: June 07, 2010 12:03:34 PM »

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So pretty! I was fondling this fabric last week... it is gorgeous. I was trying to figure out what to make with it, not considering that I could quilt with it... it is so light. That's great to hear that it's not slippery!
Do make a quilt with it! Seriously, this quilt is the softest and nicest I have ever felt, voile totally rocks for quilting!!
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« Reply #6 on: June 07, 2010 07:42:48 PM »

wow, handquilted, that sounds like it took a long time to make. It looks great.
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