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Grandmother's flower garden, done!

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by , 02-27-2013 at 06:05 AM (802 Views)
Quote Originally Posted by Cathou View Post
In february 2012, I posted a thread asking for ideas on how to quilt my GFG and in my last post I said "Say tuned for the result in a year or two". Well, here it is. The hexagons are pieced and quilted by hand. I used a spice container cap to draw a line from one corner to the other using my Clover hera marker. The borders are hand appliqué. They are machine pieced and free hand motion quilted. I quilted around the appliqué and in the corners where there is no appliqué I quilted an echo of it.
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  1. TootsieScott's Avatar
    Beautiful and inspiring!
  2. Fortyniner's Avatar
    Oh my gosh, what a beauty. I love the colors and the quilting is so well done. I really like the applique on the border too. What a wonderful job you did on this!!!
  3. Wardy74's Avatar
    That is absolutely beautiful, beautifully hand quilted as well
  4. carolaug's Avatar
    Love it...so pretty and its screams Spring!

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