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Topic: Rainbow "Fractal" bargello  (Read 13642 times)
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« on: August 03, 2011 07:34:26 PM »

I made this for some friends of mine who are getting married on Saturday (finished it in plenty of time Wink ). When I was thinking on what kind of quilt to make them, I figured that since one of them loves rainbows and the other loves fractals, why not try to make a rainbow fractal quilt? This isn't exactly a fractal, but I figure it's in the spirit of one.



I posted about this one a while back asking how to quilt it. I ended up just doing straight lines on the diagonal through every third or fourth row - very plain but just what I needed for my first ever machine quilt. Don't know if you can see that in this picture, but it gives you a closer view of the fabrics used.



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« Reply #1 on: August 03, 2011 07:42:30 PM »

Gorgeous - breathtaking!  I have admired these and those that create them!  Wow.  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: August 03, 2011 07:43:46 PM »

Oh wow, that's really amazing. You've renewed my quilting patience!
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« Reply #3 on: August 03, 2011 07:46:58 PM »

That's a beautiful quilt! Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: August 03, 2011 07:49:16 PM »

Wow.  That is amazing!
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« Reply #5 on: August 03, 2011 07:54:32 PM »

wow.  that is ridiculously awesome!   Shocked  really beautiful.
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« Reply #6 on: August 03, 2011 07:54:42 PM »

That is really gorgeous! At first glance it looked like a Bargello  embroidery. What a lot of patience it must have taken to piece together!
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« Reply #7 on: August 03, 2011 08:01:59 PM »

Wow, that's beautiful!
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« Reply #8 on: August 03, 2011 08:17:01 PM »

OMG!!  Amazing!!!
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« Reply #9 on: August 03, 2011 08:25:54 PM »

it's stunning.  brilliant.  splendid.  i think that if i were not a freak for rainbows that i would still love it.  you've got some very lucky friends!
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