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glynislily
« on: August 24, 2011 06:03:00 AM »


This is one of my favorite things I ever made. I had bought a jelly roll of this batik fabric, but I did not have any idea what I was going to so with it. After about five minutes of searching I found the blog Pikku-Kettu Knits and Quits. Her stuff was beautiful and she had the solution <a href="http://pikkukettuknits.wordpress.com/two-charm-packs-and-a-jelly-roll-quilt-top-tutorial/">. I fell in love and started working and two weeks later I had this.

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I wanted to stitch key shapes all over the quilt, but I gave up and now only have a few random places with keys, but I sort of love it that way.

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« Reply #1 on: August 24, 2011 06:15:08 AM »

oh my, that's fantastic! i want to try making a quilt but the shops in my area don't have much of a selection of fabrics, but i'd love to be able to find jelly rolls like that one, the colours are fantastic and you've put them together beautifully
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« Reply #2 on: August 24, 2011 06:15:29 AM »

That's really pretty, I love the colours!
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« Reply #3 on: August 24, 2011 09:41:03 AM »

Ohhhhhh pretty pretty pretty colors! The keys look great - even if you only did a few Smiley. Lovely job.
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« Reply #4 on: August 24, 2011 11:14:09 AM »

Two weeks only? That's fast and the result is great. Beautiful colors.
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« Reply #5 on: August 24, 2011 03:16:26 PM »

Great job!  I love the colors you used.
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« Reply #6 on: August 25, 2011 04:16:58 PM »

This is so pretty - I really like your "key" work.  Pretty coordinated backing fabric too!   Smiley
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