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« on: September 20, 2013 02:34:02 PM »

Greetings Everyone,

I finally got one of the two quilts done.
6hrs of basting
3 days of quilting
2 days of binding

And here it is.

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The whole quilt (had to drape over my couch, its raining here, ALL DAY!)


A look at the quilting and binding


I picked a pretty blue for the backing was so tired of purple and gray LOL


Thanks for looking
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« Reply #1 on: September 20, 2013 03:01:46 PM »

love the colours. love the pattern.
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« Reply #2 on: September 20, 2013 03:32:58 PM »

Beautiful Quilt. 
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« Reply #3 on: September 20, 2013 03:40:21 PM »

Thanks I think it turned out well. I was so tired of purple and gray I stared thinking it was gonna be a horror, but its not lol

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« Reply #4 on: September 20, 2013 06:34:22 PM »

carol...those were all from the swap?  Well, it turned out quite cohesive!  I hope my swap quilt turns out as lovely!

I like the purple and grey a lot!
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« Reply #5 on: September 21, 2013 12:41:28 AM »

yeppers alwaysinmyroom. From round 3. I had signed up for two groups. One did the Abstraction block (purple and gray) the other did the shoo fly block )quilters choice of one color and cream background.

I am hoping to get the second one basted this weekend, and start quilting on it next week.

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« Reply #6 on: September 21, 2013 07:58:27 AM »

Very pretty! Feminine yet modern, I love it. Well done Smiley
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back to quilting...hurray and I dusted my art material Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: September 21, 2013 12:42:38 PM »

Thanks you all make me feel good
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« Reply #8 on: September 23, 2013 12:29:48 PM »

It's beautiful, Carol! I feel like you are just about the best at finishing quilts from those block swaps!
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« Reply #9 on: September 23, 2013 01:09:57 PM »

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« Reply #10 on: September 25, 2013 05:56:26 AM »

This is gorgeous! What an awesome way to cover a sofa. I have not tried to make a real quilt...a bit daunting - big project. I think yours came out terrifically.
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« Reply #11 on: September 26, 2013 02:59:29 AM »

I love this- I especially like how the block makes new patterns when it's put together Smiley
(& I love any shade of purple!)
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« Reply #12 on: November 28, 2013 10:05:54 AM »

Very pretty!
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