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mommai
« Reply #10 on: March 13, 2012 07:30:22 AM »

I really want to touch the puffy one :3 The other ones are all super pretty as well, I love the hexagons!
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totallystitchnmom
« Reply #11 on: March 13, 2012 02:21:14 PM »

thank you!  i am super crafty and like sewing so quilting just seems  to come to me.

yeah, Maremare is right. that is how they are made.  i used 3 1/2 and 5" squares and just did a simple pleat in the center of the larger on to make them the same size, then pin.  i pinned the corners too. the pinning was the long part.  i don't usually pin stuff but it was necessary on this one.  i did the pinning while i watched tv so it wasn't too bad.  i did them in batches, pined 40, sewed them, stuffed them.  this one is made from 120 puffs, 10 rows of 12.  sewing all the squared together was a bit hard, because it is bulky and awkward.  it took alot of wrestling with my sewing machine to get them through.  then i just added a couple borders and a backing. 
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John Winston
« Reply #12 on: March 15, 2012 04:24:16 AM »

Its great to know that you are making quilt's and you already made a dozen or so.
Thanks for sharing with us..its incredible work.
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