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« on: January 14, 2011 05:42:13 PM »

This is my fourth quilt. I made this as a gift for my friend Stefanie. Made from one jelly roll and some plain white fabric. The backing is one of the fabrics from the jelly roll. The pattern was modified from one featured in a quilting magazine.

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The label (for Stefanie Jan. 2011 from Brandy):


This was my first time making and using a quilt label, and I was really excited, before realizing I probably shouldn't have pieced it into the backing but sewn it on after quilting. Ah well, I learn something new with every quilt  Wink
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« Reply #1 on: January 14, 2011 06:04:31 PM »

Oh, wow, that is really cool! I've never seen one of these before (not saying too much) but it is love at first sight  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: January 14, 2011 06:39:36 PM »

This is really neat.  I love the stripes!  I should try something like this.
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« Reply #3 on: January 14, 2011 07:06:26 PM »

Thats really cute!

I read somewhere that it really is better to quilt in the label(in case its ever stolen-its way harder to remove).
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« Reply #4 on: January 14, 2011 08:07:09 PM »

How beautiful! Love everything about it!
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« Reply #5 on: January 15, 2011 09:27:53 PM »

wonderful !
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« Reply #6 on: January 16, 2011 07:25:34 AM »

very pretty! how did you make the label, it looks great! i like it sewn in!
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« Reply #7 on: January 16, 2011 04:14:01 PM »

This is so pretty! I love the combo of fabrics and pattern, it is very soft looking (as in not harsh or out there) but not boring. Do you have the name of the fabric line?
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« Reply #8 on: January 17, 2011 05:05:01 AM »

I love this! You did such a wonderful job that you inspire me to try my hand at one of these. I wonder how it would translate into a mini quilt.
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« Reply #9 on: January 19, 2011 08:14:15 AM »

its beautiful.... i love the colors... so relaxing  Wink
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