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saragold
« on: September 06, 2010 07:43:47 PM »

I made this for a friends sons second birthday. It is about 36x50 inches. Good for a crib or tea party (I have a daughter). The background is made up of several well worn pairs of jeans and a demin shirt. It is so soft, but has a really nice weight to it. I want to make a denim quilt for myself one day. I wanted to put something in the pocket like a magnetic lasso game with a little stuffed horse, but I ran out of time.

There are horse shoes in the yellow denim thread throughout the background

I love the letters, the took a while to do. I was so excited when I found the fabric

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the backing fabric
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EllaRain
« Reply #1 on: September 06, 2010 10:39:54 PM »

Nice Job. Denim is not an easy fabric to work with. This looks so much nicer than anything I have ever tried to make out of old jeans. 
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« Reply #2 on: September 06, 2010 10:58:16 PM »

Love, love, love.  This is great.
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magicfan
« Reply #3 on: September 07, 2010 12:47:16 PM »

You did a fantastic job and I am sure it will be treasured
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beaniekins
« Reply #4 on: September 08, 2010 09:15:23 AM »

This is great!  I love things that repurpose old clothing and stuff.  It looks fantastic, and the gold quilting is a great touch.
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« Reply #5 on: September 08, 2010 09:22:59 AM »

that is absolutely adorable!
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« Reply #6 on: September 10, 2010 09:29:57 AM »

Very nice!  I absolutely love that quilt!  The backing fabric matches the theme of the front so nicely!  Well done!
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« Reply #7 on: September 12, 2010 10:03:03 AM »

I love the little details like the embroidered H on his belt and the horseshoes!  Great job!
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« Reply #8 on: September 14, 2010 09:40:49 PM »

that is the cutest little boys quilt!
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