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Thread: Been busy the past few days

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    Super Member May in Jersey's Avatar
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    Came across some scrappy spool swap blocks that had been hiding for several years and also a few mini Chinese coins that were hiding with them. Turned them all into dolly quilts for my Guild's Giving Stash. Around Christmas time we give the dolly quilts to a local seniors group who include them with their gifts to local Head Start kids. The quilts are wrapped around dolls for girls and and teddys for boys. May in Jersey

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    Chinese coin dolly quilt
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    Really cute quilts!

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    Very nice quilts. I especially like the border in the first one. I have that same fabric.

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    cute!

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    They look fantastic.Very cute. I know they will enjoy them.Thank you for sharing with us.

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    Quote Originally Posted by KathyAire
    Very nice quilts. I especially like the border in the first one. I have that same fabric.
    That was the last of that fabric, hated to see it finished. Since the blocks were made by others I had fun matching them up with fabrics that I have. Sometimes I didn't have enough fabric as in the 2nd spool quilt, had to use 2 different fabrics for the binding. May

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    Love your dolly quilts and what a good cause for them. I have never heard of a chinese coin square before could you explain it to me.

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    SO cute! the kids will LOVE them!
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    Sweet!

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    Very pretty! What a great idea, the kiddos will love them.

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