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« on: September 08, 2013 08:19:03 AM »

On labour day I wandered into my sewing room about 1230. At 2130. I wandered out with this. (with appropriate breaks for coffee, beer and dinner  Grin)

It was my first time using a charm pack. My first time using shot cotton. My first time letting hubby pick the borders. This one. I'm keeping.
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« Reply #1 on: September 08, 2013 09:36:20 AM »

Very cute! Cheesy Yay for trying new things!
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« Reply #2 on: September 08, 2013 10:54:00 AM »

Very nice work.  I like your style.   Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: September 08, 2013 11:11:36 AM »

Adorable!  Nine hours?  That's impressive.  Now I really feel like a slacker!  I'm glad you're keeping it for yourself!  Hubby did a good job with the borders!   Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: September 08, 2013 11:39:39 AM »

I wanted to use kona amber for the skinny border. He wanted wine.  Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: September 19, 2013 07:44:49 PM »

Now I want to get a charm pack! I don't even usually like chevrons, too trendy lately, but I love this! And I've recently been learning about quilting so I know how this was made! It's so easy but looks so good. Yay! It's great.
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