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« on: May 21, 2012 08:04:00 AM »

I'm new at this. it's my first posting of any of my stuff... hopefully it turns out OK.


I made this quilt for my mom. it's about 7 1/2' X 6 '. It's Helen Knott's pattern "Let sleeping cats lie" she has a pattern for dogs too.





I appliqued and machine embroidered 48 of these cat heads... i was having dreams of cat heads, lol


the eyes on the mice are beads


i probably could have taken better photos before i gave it away.... but i never think of that until it's to late.
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« Reply #1 on: May 21, 2012 08:13:23 AM »

*GASP* That is the single most gorgeous quilt I have EVER seen! Hitting "rocks" for you! Have you ever considered selling your work? That. Is. Beautiful!!!
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« Reply #2 on: May 21, 2012 08:24:08 AM »

Wonderful quilt and the pattern is so very smart! the colors are so complimentary to the design, too. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: May 21, 2012 09:36:23 AM »

oh em gee, that is gorgeous!!  Cheesy  It's huge...how long did it take you to complete this?  A true work of art!
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« Reply #4 on: May 21, 2012 09:56:58 AM »

Wonderful quilt, what a fun pattern!
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Beautiful! Love that pattern - it is super cute!
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« Reply #6 on: May 21, 2012 10:58:36 AM »

This is a beautiful quilt!  I absolutely love it!  And the mouse in the middle is most adorable!
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« Reply #7 on: May 21, 2012 11:15:00 AM »

WHOA. That's fantastic!
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« Reply #8 on: May 21, 2012 11:31:20 AM »

I love this!
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« Reply #9 on: May 21, 2012 12:05:38 PM »

Such an amazing quilt.  So much work - those cat heads are fantastic!  And I love the mouse eyes.
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