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« Reply #20 on: April 29, 2013 05:04:45 PM »

This is awesome, I saw it on tumblr.  Beautiful work
« Reply #21 on: April 29, 2013 05:24:15 PM »

This is incredibly FANTASTIC! Great work!
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« Reply #22 on: April 29, 2013 06:35:19 PM »

That quilt is amazing!  Lucky boyfriend!!

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« Reply #23 on: April 29, 2013 11:53:56 PM »

That has just KNOCKED MY SOCKS OFF!!
« Reply #24 on: April 30, 2013 10:02:19 AM »

Wow! this is gorgeous!  I absolutely love the colors.

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« Reply #25 on: April 30, 2013 10:12:12 AM »

This is just about the most fantastic Dr. Who inspired work I have ever seen.  This is simply amazing work.  Quick, frame it and put it one the wall before someone spills coffee on it!

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« Reply #26 on: April 30, 2013 05:49:16 PM »

That's really cool.  What does the Gallifreyan part say?

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« Reply #27 on: April 30, 2013 11:35:46 PM »

SPECTACULAR!  The design...the precision of all those circles (hand quilted, no less)...and the back (as seen on your blog post) is absolutely perfect for this and totally fulfills your intention for it.  Brilliant piece of work.
« Reply #28 on: May 01, 2013 09:05:12 AM »

oh my goodness, thank you so SO much for your kind comments. I never expected such amazing words! You guys have really warmed my heart *gush*

The gallifreyan - No one really knows. The most mainstream theory is that it says the Doctor's name, but when you watch the series, at no point does it say what it means. Things are only implied. It could be the doctor's name, river's name, their baby's name, their family names put together, god knows. In fact, I would LOVE to speak to the person who designed it, just so I know at last. To me though, it doesn't really matter what it says. It was obviously something very important and representative of the love between the doctor and his wife, which is why I fell in love with the idea of having it on the quilt I made for my boyfriend. I also really liked it as a design, I think it's beautiful.

I am thinking of converting it into a wall hanging or something as at the moment, very sadly, it's just folded up and put away because I stupidly made some parts quite delicate *rolls eyes*. I know not to do that for next time!!

By the way, I have LOADS of spoonflower printed TARDIS fabrics to give away. I had bought them for use on this quilt but didn't end up using them. When I prewashed it, I saw some fading and I didn't want anything to fade on the quilt!! So the TARDIS fabrics need a good new home and I can't think of anyone better to offer them to than you lovely people who have been so kind to me. Please let me know if you want them. I'll send them to whoever posts first (as I can't think of a better way to pick that doesn't come across as touting for more replies...)
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« Reply #29 on: May 01, 2013 09:19:52 AM »

I'll go for some Tardis fabric. I love the detail. Your blog showed so much more detail. I love how you did the hand embroidery. I also admire your patience, since I never make patterns like that. I'm too lazy.

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