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Thread: Northeast Newbie

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    :-) I am new to this so I ask you bear with me. I have only completed one quilt in my whole life (it's long) and I would like to make something for a friend's special 70th. Can anyone point me in the right direction?

    Carol M

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    Welcome, waving from Indiana, USA

    I just made a disappearing 9 patch top from fat quarters, was fun and fast to make

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    Hey Craftybear,
    Thanks for the speedy response -- I just printed out a free quilt pattern, Turning Nines into a Seven Pattern. I think I can strip quilt and it looks like you make 4-nine blocks intersected by a cross, so I'm thinking 4 sets of 4 or maybe 6. I want it to be big enough.

    Carol

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    What is a disappearing 9 patch anyway?

    Carol

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    Hello and welcome from Ontario. Warm wishes is a nice pattern to use if you want to feature one or more fabrics.

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    Welcome! You'll find so much advice here, and ALOT of ideas, LOL!

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    Welcome from central Alabama. Here is a link to a nice block that was posted on another forum. I gotta try it, someday.

    http://sewwonderful.blogspot.com/201...o-9-patch.html

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    Welcome from Louisiana

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    Welcome to the board from Southern California!!!

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    Hello and welcome from SW Iowa. Glad to have you here.

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