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Topic: Invasion of the Daleks (DOCTOR WHO) Quilt  (Read 20095 times)
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« on: June 08, 2012 08:27:46 PM »

This was a wedding present for my friends... (Queen sized- 92"x92", pieced Irish Chain pattern, hand applique, hand-embroidery and both machine and hand-quilted).










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« Reply #1 on: June 08, 2012 10:12:03 PM »

Amazing! Your friends are very luck!  My husband wants me to learn to quilt now. LOL
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« Reply #2 on: June 09, 2012 12:09:47 AM »

Irish Chain is one of my favorite quilts & you just dialed it up a notch!  Great job!
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« Reply #3 on: June 09, 2012 12:23:56 AM »

Wowsers, that's great! Any idea on how many hours you put into it?
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« Reply #4 on: June 09, 2012 01:24:54 AM »

That is amazing! I love the overall design and all the detail, especially the fabric you used for the Daleks.
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« Reply #5 on: June 09, 2012 09:24:41 AM »

AWESOME!!!  Grin
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« Reply #6 on: June 09, 2012 09:43:01 AM »

FANTASTIC! Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: June 10, 2012 09:36:59 AM »

Fantastic! Absolutely fantastic! I am so very jealous of your friends.  Hitting "This Rocks!"  Already Pinned and Wisted.  Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: June 10, 2012 04:56:08 PM »

Wow!  That's amazing.  Your friends are very lucky. Smiley

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« Reply #9 on: June 10, 2012 05:46:43 PM »

Thanks, guys! :-)

As to how many hours/how long this took me... I didn't keep track, for my own sanity's sake. Basically, all of my usual crafting/free time for about a month and a half/two months. All I can say is that when I made my bridesmaid dress for the wedding I was amazed how fast it went together/was completed in comparison. Quilting takes some serious dedication and I salute those who make it their craft of choice (such as my mother). I for one, do not have the patience to do it on a regular basis!
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