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« on: June 20, 2006 07:08:44 PM »

I made a Grandmothers Fan scrap quilt.It's queen sized.

http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b213/KudzuKween/Garden%20Junk%20and%20Goodies/DSC03096.jpg
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« Reply #1 on: June 20, 2006 07:20:09 PM »

BEAUTIFUL!!!

<stands up and raises right hand> One day I VOW to learn to quilt!  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: June 20, 2006 07:59:00 PM »

 Cheesy Me too! In fact, I have a whole box of matching fabric just waiting for the day where I'll have enough time, and start piecing it together! That's really lovely. Keep up the quilting action for all us procrastinators.


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« Reply #3 on: June 21, 2006 08:49:59 PM »

Your quilt is lovely!  I would like to do that pattern someday.  Nice work, thanks for sharing!
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« Reply #4 on: June 22, 2006 04:35:52 PM »

Lovely!  How long did it take for you to complete it?  It looks difficult!
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« Reply #5 on: June 22, 2006 06:59:07 PM »

that is beautiful!!! how is it quilted?
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« Reply #6 on: June 22, 2006 10:03:59 PM »

Thanks everyone.It took a few months.I cut out pieces in layers,made it faster,and your sewing machine has the 1/4" mark on it,so I didn't need a sewing line,saves time! I have one last quilt to finish before I call it quits(my eyes are SOOO bad..tri-focals now) I like to machine piece quickly,then sit back and enjoy the hand-quilting.
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« Reply #7 on: June 27, 2006 03:18:24 PM »

While I love modern quilt designs...

Sometimes the classics are the best of all!  Very beautiful quilt. 
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« Reply #8 on: July 05, 2006 07:56:50 PM »

That's fantastic!! One day I, too, will learn to quilt!!
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