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« on: July 25, 2011 08:58:40 AM »

A little about this quilt: It is my very first quilt, a queen size, and the large majority of it (with the exception of backing and batting) are from my scrap stash!  I assembled the blocks by machine, but hand quilted it.  There are 143 blocks of about 9".  It took about 5 months.

The finished result


And a few in process photos.  Here's one of the backing, which is a nice little daisy print


And it on the lovely quilting frame that dh made for me to make my hand quilting easier


And I had so much extra backing left over, I used it to make a panelled bag for the quilting frame.
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« Reply #1 on: July 25, 2011 09:34:00 AM »

Can everyone see the photo in the post?  I saw on the thread list that the photo icon is missing.
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« Reply #2 on: July 25, 2011 11:24:33 AM »

I couldn't see the thumbnail, but I can see the picture in the post. 
It looks very nice!
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« Reply #3 on: July 25, 2011 02:44:23 PM »

ditto - no thumbnail, but image is there.

Beautiful! I love all the colours Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: July 25, 2011 03:57:18 PM »

Your quilt is lovely! The picture does not show up on the home page where you see the little pics of new projects - however, once you click on that little square, the picture loads.  You did a great job on this scrappy quilt, especially for it being your first one - I like your combinations and the layout too.  Good job!  Cool
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« Reply #5 on: July 25, 2011 04:10:15 PM »

Thanks, everyone!

And does anyone happen to know how to fix the thumbnail?
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« Reply #6 on: July 27, 2011 05:26:12 AM »

Hey, look at that.  I fixed the thumbnail problem.  Craftser and photobucket weren't playing nice.  Or something.
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« Reply #7 on: July 28, 2011 08:14:43 AM »

Fun!
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« Reply #8 on: August 15, 2011 05:21:26 PM »

That's so much fun!  I really like the mix of colors.

Also, as an aside, I love your quote under your icon.  It sums up my design philosophy nicely.   Grin
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