My first real quilt from one of our strip swaps!

Discussion in 'Hobbies' started by WriterofWords, Jun 1, 2011.

  1. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

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    Ok,, remember last year when we did the Spring Theme strip swap? I finally got the top I had put together finished and quilted. I used some solids and prints I had at home from other projects or that I picked up cheap. It's just straight lines on a regular machine, but I did it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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    A little detail
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    And the back
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  2. dmccann

    dmccann Songster

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    It is beautiful!
     
  3. calicokat

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    It looks terrific! And your straight line quilting is great.
     
  4. farmerinKC

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    Your quilt is beautiful-I really like the colors! I have been wanting to make a quilt that is just straight sewing-I guess I just need to start. You should be very proud of yours!
     
  5. HorseFeatherz NV

    HorseFeatherz NV Eggink Chickens

    Beautiful [​IMG]
     
  6. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

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    Oh thank you!! I am just so excited! I've actually finished 4 now but that was the big one, the hard one, and the one I'm so proud of!! I'm working on the red, white, and blue strips we traded last year.
     
  7. Balefire

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    So beautyfull [​IMG]
     
  8. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

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    That's beautiful! A work of art, and homemade treasures are hard to come by.

    What talent! [​IMG]
     
  9. ginbart

    ginbart Crowing

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    I love it. [​IMG] Did I hear you were sending it to ME how nice of you. [​IMG]
     
  10. vfem

    vfem Yoga...The Chicken Pose

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    Oh its gorgeous!!! You need to come finish mine I started over a year ago and haven't even finished cutting the pieces for! HAHAHAHAHA
     

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