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« on: September 03, 2012 07:26:16 PM »

My skull quilt is finally (mostly) done.  I still need to trim a few threads and quilt the eye sockets, but it is otherwise done. The pattern is called "Basket Case" by Boo Davis. It can be found in her book Dare to Be Square.  My version is smaller than the original - I made my blocks 9" square instead of 12".
Here it is hanging on the neighbors wall:

Here is a close up (You can see the loose threads and unquilted sockets here):

The quilt is all machine quilted except for the nostrils:

And the back.  I made wonky log cabin blocks.  Kinda like two quilts in one:

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« Reply #1 on: September 03, 2012 07:31:26 PM »

That is awesome sauce. I. Love. It.

Truly amazing job!!
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« Reply #2 on: September 03, 2012 07:54:59 PM »

That is so cool! Love it!
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« Reply #3 on: September 04, 2012 12:07:26 AM »

WOW! What a great pattern for a quilt, I love it Smiley How long did you work on it?
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« Reply #4 on: September 04, 2012 02:14:23 AM »

I love it! I have the same quilting book, and this is definitely on my list to make ^_^
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« Reply #5 on: September 04, 2012 09:39:25 AM »

WOW! What a great pattern for a quilt, I love it Smiley How long did you work on it?
I think I spent a couple of days watching a Law and Order marathon while I pieced it.  The quilting took longer.
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« Reply #6 on: September 23, 2012 05:35:54 PM »

wow!great job Smiley
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