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swampcrone
« on: January 27, 2011 09:30:03 AM »

I say ugly because I don't think there is a single "square" part in it- I'll admit to just winging it, but I also wanted something that I wouldn't get upset about if it got grass stains on, if the dog chewed it, etc.  It is meant to be a camping/ outdoor quilt.

The jeans were recycled from jeans that were no longer wearable (tears, holes, etc.).  The fleece is a faux tie-dye that I found in my moms stash.









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« Reply #1 on: January 27, 2011 09:40:43 AM »

This is the most fabulous jeans quilt I've ever seen!  I love the colors and pattern you used.  Well done!
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SMLounsbury
« Reply #2 on: January 27, 2011 11:29:14 AM »

I think it looks pretty sweet.  I have cut up jeans and maybe, just maybe, this will inspire me to do something with them.
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Mostly Harmless
« Reply #3 on: January 28, 2011 05:03:22 AM »

Oooh...
See, I probably would get upset if it got grass stains on it or if the dog chewed it if that were my blanket!
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DaisyAlly
« Reply #4 on: January 28, 2011 11:16:14 AM »

Sweet!!
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Ansie
« Reply #5 on: January 31, 2011 08:46:17 PM »

I have lots of old jeans waiting for a project.  I think I just found one!  Great job and BTW I like the 'nothing is square' part of it.
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