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« Reply #10 on: June 01, 2013 11:32:07 PM »

That is ginormous! Wow, love the quilting, just beautiful! Did you rent time on the longarm again?
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« Reply #11 on: June 02, 2013 12:25:52 AM »

I've got to know how you made the tag!!!

Love the patchwork back too. How long did it take you?
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« Reply #12 on: June 04, 2013 07:19:44 PM »

Wow, really classy. I love the colours - the very definition of modern quilting. Interesting, very sophisticated pallet, elegant, warm, restrained. the back is awesome. The quilting is beautiful. Great job!!
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« Reply #13 on: June 05, 2013 12:46:50 PM »

That is ginormous! Wow, love the quilting, just beautiful! Did you rent time on the longarm again?

I did! Although I had a very frustrating time on that particular machine I used, so I'm goign to have to find a new one to rent...

I've got to know how you made the tag!!!

Love the patchwork back too. How long did it take you?

thanks! I got a fat quarter printed through spoonflower with my little arrow and name graphic printed on it about every 2 inches. Then I cut a 2 inch wide strip out making sure to place the graphic just to the right of the center mark that way when I pieced it into my double fold binding the tag would line up on the back of the quilt! It was a lot less tedious than it sounds.

As for time, all told, the entire quilt top and back piecing took me about a month of working on it a couple nights a week after work and then spending about 5 hours a night the last 3 nights working to finish it before my quilting appointment!

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« Reply #14 on: June 09, 2013 12:05:45 PM »

fantastic!  i love the colors Smiley
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« Reply #15 on: July 09, 2013 06:06:22 AM »

Gorgeous quilt. Lucky couple.
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« Reply #16 on: July 09, 2013 05:17:10 PM »

Gorgeous quilt. Lucky couple.

Thanks! I just saw the quilt in action saturday night when I was hanging out at their house so I know they love it enough to keep it on their bed!
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