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« on: August 27, 2012 03:39:03 PM »

I made this quilt for my best friend in her favorite colors. I kinda made it up as I went along, but I figured out the size squares I wanted and then cut the different fabrics into various size blocks and strips and figured out a few different blocks I could make with each one. I used pale lavender fabric for the binding. It took me more than a year to finish it, due to procrastination and losing some of the fabric mid-way, but I finally did and gave it to her and she loved it!





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« Reply #1 on: August 27, 2012 07:58:31 PM »

Love the colors you used and they way you quilted it is super fun.
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« Reply #2 on: August 27, 2012 08:58:53 PM »

Thanks! I've used that a lot it's called Wonky Argyle Quilting and a friend of mine made it up!
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« Reply #3 on: August 28, 2012 02:20:28 AM »

It is very pretty! Makes me want to be your best friend... Wink

I like the shape, the colours and the quilting. Great gift, really!
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« Reply #4 on: October 08, 2012 06:05:49 AM »

A darling gift!
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