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« on: April 02, 2014 09:34:36 PM »

I've been making a quilt for each of my nieces and nephews. Here is the most recent:



The quilt is composed of 36 standard log cabin blocks in pinks and purples arranged in the "fields and furrows" or "straight furrow" setting. The fabric came from sheets I bought at a nearby thrift shop. The center of each square is hand-tied, and the border is hand quilted:



Here it is tied up for my niece (ignore the cat hair!):



The quilt was inspired by several images in Better Homes and Gardens American Patchwork and Quilting, but this interpretation is my own! Any thoughts on a more creative title for the quilt?

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« Reply #1 on: April 03, 2014 05:33:01 AM »

It is great! And lovely reuse.
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« Reply #2 on: April 03, 2014 06:50:36 AM »

Beautiful! The colors you used really stand out with the log cabin pattern. She will love it. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: April 03, 2014 02:20:24 PM »

It came out beautiful!
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« Reply #4 on: April 08, 2014 02:31:26 PM »

Thanks, everyone!
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