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« on: August 01, 2010 06:56:56 AM »

I made this quilt following the quilt-a-long on Obsessively Stitchinghttp://obsessivelystitching.blogspot.com/2010/04/first-quilt-ever.html blog.  It took almost 2 months exactly to make.







I folded over the quilt on the left side so you can see the back a little bit.  This was so much fun to make, I really enjoyed free-motion quilting.  It's far from perfect but it's the first. 
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« Reply #1 on: August 01, 2010 07:30:02 AM »

You should be proud, the quilt is just beautiful! 
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« Reply #2 on: August 01, 2010 07:30:14 AM »

i eat your colour choice! it looks RAAR grr ugggh Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: August 01, 2010 07:44:35 AM »

I have seen this design before but seeing your quilt makes me want to make it. I picked some fabrics for a quilt that my aunt was going to make when I got married but it was too busy with the pile of flesh I wanted. We bought new fabric that would go with the pile of flesh and have the first fabrics just waiting to be made a quilt.
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« Reply #4 on: August 01, 2010 07:03:12 PM »

It's beautiful. The colors go so prettily together Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: August 03, 2010 05:46:16 PM »

Absolutley Fabulous fabric choices!
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« Reply #6 on: August 05, 2010 11:14:39 AM »

This was your first time? I can only wish that my first quilt looked that good. You definitely have a talent for this. Wink
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« Reply #7 on: August 06, 2010 06:00:01 PM »

Thank you everyone for the great comments.  I am really encouraged to keep making more.  I do want to say that the fabrics came pre-arranged at fabricworm.com.  I just picked out the color bundle that I liked, which saved me a lot of time picking out fabrics myself.
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« Reply #8 on: August 07, 2010 02:45:55 PM »

eat it!  The colors are wonderful! 
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« Reply #9 on: August 08, 2010 09:15:09 AM »

Wow - you did an incredible job with your first quilt. The bright colors are just fabulous! I can't wait to see more!! Your free motion quilting looks RAAR grr ugggh and the binding looks great - I really like how it's a combo of fabrics.

Congrats on finishing. Hope to see more soon!
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Congratulations! It is beautiful! You did a fabulous job! Smiley
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