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« on: April 10, 2012 02:59:02 AM »

I made this last year very quickly with a lot of determination to keep myself warm at night.


 I made it without referencing books/how-tos etc, which I think is fairly obvious when you look at it closly, but who cares when I have myself a neat little personal quilt!

There are lots of pictures on my blog http://jenniferbabey.blogspot.co.uk/2011/02/snug-smug.html

The fabric was all my own scraps, donated fabric over the years, old clothes, mums stash and even my mums old unused quilt patchs.
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« Reply #1 on: April 10, 2012 07:07:08 AM »

That looks great!  I love the various colors and patterns.  Great job!
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« Reply #2 on: April 10, 2012 07:52:58 AM »

It looks great - so coloful and bold.
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« Reply #3 on: April 10, 2012 11:23:56 AM »

I love the combo of patterns and colors! Great job!
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« Reply #4 on: April 11, 2012 01:40:53 PM »

Thank you for your kind words!  Smiley

I highly recommend making a quilt out of your scraps and old clothes- really makes the quilt so much more personal and your own! I treasure it so much!
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« Reply #5 on: April 11, 2012 03:11:59 PM »

Beautiful.  And great for snuggling under!  I am just finishing my first quilt - and have soo many ideas for more!!! Cheesy  Cheesy
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