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« on: July 19, 2012 07:08:48 AM »

Averia and I did a swap in the latest IYP round and we agreed to swap a hoop.  She asked if I would make her a hoop featuring the Dresden Plate pattern.  I'd never made one before but after some looking on the internet, I figured I could handle it.  While I was searching, I saw a pattern that had a small plate over a large plate and I just knew I had to challenge myself to do that.  Then I decided that a circle centre was too plain so I thought a yo-yo would complete it just perfectly.


The entire hoop (it's a 10" hoop)

                     


The little plate in progress
             


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The yo-yo

         


The quilting

         


I love how it turned out and will probably make one for myself too.
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« Reply #1 on: July 19, 2012 07:18:38 AM »

Yay Yay! I am the owner of this beautiful hoop! I love it!
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« Reply #2 on: July 19, 2012 07:43:17 AM »

It looks great!
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« Reply #3 on: July 19, 2012 08:08:56 AM »

Love how you did the layering...it just gives the piece so much more texture and depth...

Such precise work...lovely...I can't blame you for wanting one yourself!
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« Reply #4 on: July 19, 2012 02:20:00 PM »

It's beautiful! I love the double dresden-ness of it, too! Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: August 08, 2012 12:04:41 PM »

i mostly "hang out" in the jewelry or purses board, but this quilt is beautiful.  I could this with old ties, also.
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« Reply #6 on: August 08, 2012 10:08:12 PM »

i mostly "hang out" in the jewelry or purses board, but this quilt is beautiful.  I could this with old ties, also.

Thank you!  Something like this would look great done with old ties.
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