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« on: May 02, 2013 06:21:09 AM »

My brother and sister-in-law are expecting a boy in a few weeks, so my mom and I decided to make them a quilt. We went with an "under the sea" theme.

The plan was to share the load - I would piece the top and then my mom would quilt it and do the binding. Except she panicked at the idea of not being able to do straight-line quilting (she's a novice quilter) and made me do the quilting instead.

So here's the quilted quilt, missing the binding (she's still going to do that Cheesy).



And some close-ups of the different sections (sorry for the blurry crab, I was taking the picture with my cell phone and the screen is shot so I can't tell when I take pictures if they're not in focus).


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« Reply #1 on: May 02, 2013 06:41:00 AM »

Love it!
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« Reply #2 on: May 02, 2013 06:57:01 AM »

Nice work--that's a wonderful gift!
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« Reply #3 on: May 02, 2013 07:13:15 AM »

very nice--looks like you did most of the work, so Mom better step up and get that binding done! Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: May 02, 2013 09:18:23 AM »

I love how colourful it is with all the different creatures.  I'm sure the baby will love it. 
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« Reply #5 on: May 02, 2013 01:24:11 PM »

How cute! It's going to be a great present!
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« Reply #6 on: May 02, 2013 05:29:29 PM »

That's really cute!
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« Reply #7 on: May 02, 2013 06:26:52 PM »

What a wonderful quilt! This baby boy is very lucky.
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I love this!! Cheesy
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