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« on: December 22, 2012 06:51:37 AM »



I've been wanting to make a quilt for years, and have never before embarked on it, mostly because of setting impossibly high expectations of the imaginary quilt (hundreds of hand-stitiched hexagons, all made from fabrics with intense emotional resonance, destined to become a family heirloom - I'm not alone here, am I?). Then a friend gave me this Heather Ross panel, and I realised it was time to get on and break the quilting barrier. Thank goodness for the on-line sewing world - it would never have happened without a bit of real-time online support!

More backstory (sort of) here:
http://runcibledays.blogspot.co.uk/2012/12/handmade-christmas2-with-little-help.html

Thanks for having a look!
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« Reply #1 on: December 22, 2012 07:20:27 AM »

Very cool use of your panel.
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« Reply #2 on: December 22, 2012 09:15:14 AM »

What a lovely quilt! And I love your story on your blog too! Hahaha, what a princess wants...

Great work, really! Be PROUD!  Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: December 22, 2012 02:16:16 PM »

Love it! Great pattern for that panel!
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« Reply #4 on: December 23, 2012 03:43:12 AM »

It is awesome!
Great job.
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« Reply #5 on: December 28, 2012 01:13:08 AM »

I really like this quilt.
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« Reply #6 on: December 31, 2012 07:32:29 AM »

Very nice, creative use of your adorable printed panel. Good job!
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« Reply #7 on: January 11, 2013 11:28:23 AM »

Lovely fresh quilt. I love the idea.
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back to quilting...hurray and I dusted my art material Cheesy
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