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« on: April 13, 2016 10:29:16 AM »

I recently found an old stuff n puff quilt booklet.  I decided to try one of the patterns.  These are the old quilts where each piece is sewn like a little pillow and then stuffed, all of the stuffed pieces are then sewn together.  Of course I had to try it just like grandma would have with old double knit polyester fabric.  It puffs better.  That of course limited my fabric choices to what was at the thrift store.  I used two similar navy fabrics to make the centers of the blocks.




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« Reply #1 on: April 13, 2016 11:41:14 AM »

I never heard of this pattern!  Cool looking!

I love finding vintage patterns and updating them!



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« Reply #2 on: April 13, 2016 03:41:45 PM »

This looks great, what a fun pattern!
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« Reply #3 on: April 14, 2016 05:22:27 AM »

You've given an old pattern a really fun, modern feel.  Awesome!  Smiley  Hooray for thrift-shop "upcycling", too!
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« Reply #4 on: April 18, 2016 06:56:34 AM »

It looks great! So puffy & warm!
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