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« on: December 07, 2012 08:02:07 PM »

I know about 8 pregnant people right now and am on mat leave myself with a 5 month old.  Surprisingly, I was able  to complete a quilt.  Its a chunky modern quilt and I love modern but always feel guilty if its not intricate.  its like I'm cheating. 

Anyway, I had this panel of 8 animals and it was too much for one quilt.  I had a hard time coming up with a pattern for a rectangular quilt (my brain always seems to turn out square baby quilts o_O).  Finally, MareMare provided the answer

I have the second quilt to finish.  Up to the top and the back being done, they were done in tandem.  But the first shower was coming up so I had to get one done.  Now I need to muster the patience for the second (I'm not one for repeating the same work twice).

The second is the same pattern with different animals. Wish I did more quilting but until plan that better, this is all she gets!

Thoughts?

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« Reply #1 on: December 07, 2012 08:10:57 PM »

Oh it turned out great! Ha, I look at the pics before I read the text and I was like "so cute, look at the stripes...the blocks! Wait I've made this one too!" I love the pieced binding too!
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« Reply #2 on: December 07, 2012 08:58:24 PM »

I think this is colorful and very nice. The thumbnail caught my attention right off the bat.
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« Reply #3 on: January 01, 2013 07:41:17 AM »

I, too, like the colors of this quilt and the pieced binding!  Good job!
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« Reply #4 on: January 03, 2013 01:19:57 PM »

This is so cute!! I really like the colors!
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