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Topic: Blue and Green Plaid Meets Neckties - 1st Rag Quilt  (Read 703 times)
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« on: July 26, 2011 12:14:59 AM »

Here is my first ever competed quilt! I made for my dog Trey. It's pretty small, just under 30"X30" and reversible with the same pattern on back as on the front. It's a green and blue plaid woven material and a navy cotton with green, blue and grey neckties. Both fabrics have been in my stash for years. I used some fleece I picked up for $1 per yard as my batting.

Here is the finished side (with Trey on the chair below):


And the rag side:


A close-up of 4 blocks so you can see the fabric:


And an action shot of Trey relaxing under his new blanket!


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« Reply #1 on: July 26, 2011 01:11:35 AM »

I love the rag side! what a great, quick way to finish a quilt.
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« Reply #2 on: July 26, 2011 08:43:56 AM »

Rag quilts are one of my favorites! I like the color combination you used. Perfect for a little doggie guy.  Cool
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