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« on: May 04, 2014 07:45:19 PM »

This is a baby quilt I made for a good friend of mine, who is expecting a month before me.  Smiley  She is expecting a boy & into more modern style than me, so I picked out the Moda Bake Shop Wonky Baby Quilt pattern.  I used charm packs from Modas Mixed Bag line and a textured gray fabric for the front.  The backing is the Mixed Bag blue origami print and the binding is one of the Mixed Bag polka dot fabrics.  The longarming is done in white thread and instead of my usual wandering quilting, I did squared off shapes for a more modern look.

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« Reply #1 on: May 04, 2014 08:24:19 PM »

Ooo, that is neat! Great job!
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« Reply #2 on: May 05, 2014 06:27:13 AM »

I really like this!
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« Reply #3 on: May 05, 2014 09:09:01 AM »

another lovely baby quilt...the grey is really nice as a background.
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« Reply #4 on: May 05, 2014 11:50:35 AM »

That's a very pretty quilt!
I bet your friend will love it. She is so lucky to have a crafty friend like you.
I like both modern and conservative styles and I think you used a great design.
And I like the grey fabric you picked for the background. Makes it more suitable for a boy and it makes the colours of the circles stand out well.
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« Reply #5 on: May 06, 2014 08:42:55 AM »

Lovely  Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: June 09, 2014 11:05:13 AM »

This is a great quilt.  I love the split circles and the contrast with the square quilting.
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« Reply #7 on: June 13, 2014 03:43:52 AM »

This is really cool! What a great take on a circle applique quilt!
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« Reply #8 on: June 22, 2014 10:42:14 PM »

that origami fabric is so much fun!
i love how different the circles are compared to typical square blocks.
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« Reply #9 on: June 27, 2014 12:39:58 PM »

Gorgeous!!
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