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Thread: What Would You Do With This?

  1. #81
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    Please DO NOT cut it !!!

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    Super Member IBQUILTIN's Avatar
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    I agree with giving it some time. When I have a fabric I love and can't figure out what to do with it, I leave it out where I can see and touch it and sooner or later it tells me what to use it for

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    Quote Originally Posted by hudgoddess
    Don't rush it. I just had some fabric for almost a year before I found the perfect use for it. Gather ideas, keep it in mind when looking at any pattern/project. The perfect project will find you!
    Love the fabric!
    I agree - don't jump in just yet - percolate awhile ...!

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    Quote Originally Posted by erstan947
    I would use the fabric like it was a cheater panel and border it out to the size you want. Maybe using some reto reproduction fabric. Just love your piece of fabric:)
    That was my first thought. Use this piece as your center focal point, and build some other squares or borders around it either for a wall hanging or a little lap quilt. Very sweet fabric!

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    I agree just keep thinking and looking at it and then it will hit you just how to use. Make sure we see the finished quilt.

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    Could you cut the fabric into some same size peices, and the sew them together length wise.
    Use that as a center panel, and then build a border around it.
    Just a thought, good luck, let us see what you come up with.

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    i would use it as the center o a baby or lapquilt and then add some borders in solids to match the print.

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    I agree with so many of the others. Sleep on it! Think about it and ponder carefully. I would suggest using it as the centerpiece like a medallion at the center with coordinating colors and fabrics framing it. It is difficult to fussy cut such a cute fabric and get the complete picture. Good luck!

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    I agree with Estan. This is such sweet fabric and I couldn't possibly cut it into tiny pieces...

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