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« on: March 08, 2014 09:58:39 AM »

Greetings Everyone,

Well I got a jump start on my holiday quilts.

I did sloth's feather braid block, I did change it a bit

I used three colors not four and cut the stripes 3inches by 8.5
The square was cut 5.5
and the triangles were a 9inch square cut in half

All in all I think it is the most striking quilt I have done yet.
Is my 7th completed and 9 total (I donated two twin tops locally)

The computer plan


Complete quilt just under 80in square

A look at the backing

A look at the quilting


Thanks for looking
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« Reply #1 on: March 08, 2014 11:07:22 AM »

Beautiful work Carol!!!
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« Reply #2 on: March 08, 2014 11:11:55 AM »

Carol, that is a beautiful quilt!
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« Reply #3 on: March 08, 2014 11:31:50 AM »

It's wonderful Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: March 08, 2014 12:20:47 PM »

It is very striking!
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« Reply #5 on: March 08, 2014 12:31:21 PM »

thanks everyone. I do think it turned out the  best yet
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« Reply #6 on: March 08, 2014 02:46:52 PM »

Wow - on the actual quilt, the black squares and diamonds just jump out at you - very cool.  Love it!
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« Reply #7 on: March 08, 2014 03:43:02 PM »

Like seeing how it all came together, especially since you limited the fabrics in number and variety. Gives it a much more unified appearance. May try it in blues and greens on white as my next quilt. Great job!
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