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« on: December 08, 2012 04:47:02 PM »

I recently purchased a kit to make this table runner (but I made it a wall quilt instead.)  I've never worked with a kit before but I sure enjoyed this since I didn't have to pick out the fabrics.  I can see myself making more kits, especially if they are as cute as this.

                             

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It's hanging in my livingroom and adding lots of Christmas cheer.
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« Reply #1 on: December 08, 2012 05:02:15 PM »

Wonderful colors and fabrics--such a cheerful wallhanging for the season!  Great job!
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« Reply #2 on: December 08, 2012 05:14:14 PM »

So joyful colors and patterns! I can see why you would want to create more.
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« Reply #3 on: December 08, 2012 06:23:18 PM »

That is very cute! I've wondered about kits too, thanks for the review!
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« Reply #4 on: December 08, 2012 10:22:28 PM »

Very nice!  I love everything about it.   Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: December 09, 2012 05:16:35 PM »

Looks great, I love how festive it is.  How are the white stripes on the blue tree done (it's hard to tell from the picture)?
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« Reply #6 on: December 09, 2012 06:06:13 PM »

Looks great, I love how festive it is.  How are the white stripes on the blue tree done (it's hard to tell from the picture)?

Thin white ribbon glued on.  The ribbon has a design on it which does not show up in the pictures.
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« Reply #7 on: December 09, 2012 07:37:04 PM »

That makes sense, I was trying to figure out how you pieced such thin pieces. 
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