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« on: August 21, 2012 08:50:39 AM »

I made this for two friends who were expecting their first baby. One of them is a DJ, so I knew I wanted a music theme for their quilt, and they also have four cats, so I added a cat theme and came up with dancing cats:



The one with the headphones and turntable is the DJ and the others are dancing around it. Tongue

Here are some close-ups of the different cats.







I made the cats by getting images from the internet of dancing cats (or happy cats, disco cats, party cats...I must have used a dozen different search terms to get enough cartoon-y images!). Then I traced the major parts of the cats onto some fusible web, cut out the different fabrics, fused, and stitched in place.
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« Reply #1 on: August 21, 2012 09:02:54 AM »

This is one of the cutest things I've seen.  Great job! (So wish I could quilt)
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« Reply #2 on: August 21, 2012 09:13:59 AM »

You make really fun and cute quilts!  Love them  Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: August 21, 2012 10:31:59 AM »

so cute and a clever way to get some basic images!

What a lovely and personal gift as well...love this cute quilt!
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« Reply #4 on: August 21, 2012 10:58:00 AM »

squee!! This rocks so hard!
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« Reply #5 on: August 21, 2012 11:21:15 AM »

Too awesome for words!
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« Reply #6 on: August 21, 2012 12:47:22 PM »

Too darn cute.  You are a wonderful quilt maker and so thoughtful.
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« Reply #7 on: August 21, 2012 03:20:34 PM »

Tee hee, this is so toally awesome. My favorite one is the gray striped one in the very last pic! Well done!
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« Reply #8 on: August 21, 2012 07:51:55 PM »

Too cute! What a wonderful present!
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« Reply #9 on: August 22, 2012 09:11:15 AM »

Trs cute. I love your kitties.
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