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« on: April 14, 2012 04:30:37 AM »

Hello quilting fellows!

During the last 6 months, I have been been working on a grandmother's flower garden. There are about 100 flowers, made from 1 inch hexagons. Before I make the last 20 or so flowers, it's time to determine the setting! I have two different settings in mind:

Setting 1 is the random version


Setting 2 is the colour graded version, both in the flowers and in the centers


What do you think? I'm curious about all your opinions, please, let me know what you think!
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« Reply #1 on: April 14, 2012 07:28:44 AM »

I like the random version WAY better than the other one.  The random version is more appealing to the eye.
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« Reply #2 on: April 14, 2012 12:35:56 PM »

I'll add another vote for the random version, but go with your heart, 'cuz it's your quilt!
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« Reply #3 on: April 14, 2012 12:47:30 PM »

i agree, they both look amazing, but I prefer the random version.  great job! looks like a lot of work!!
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« Reply #4 on: April 14, 2012 01:04:11 PM »

Definitely random!
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« Reply #5 on: April 14, 2012 02:55:41 PM »

So, random it is!

Thanks for voting in my little poll, your opinions are highly appreciated. When I look at the pictures, I agree with you.
Plus, it makes choosing the colors for the remaining flowers much easier: random  Wink

It will take some time to finish this, I'm thinking about handquilting it. I'll surely post it, when it's done, to show you the final outcome.

Thanks again!
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