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Thread: Donated Strippy Appliqe Quilt Top

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    This was just given to me by a member of my best friend's quilt guild at the May 2010 meeting.

    She did not like the way it turned out...but I just love her hand applique work...will reverse sew and use for outer border edges on the new quilt I am making for my grandmother's birthday quilt.

    I feel like I hit the lottery jackpot, and I wasn't even playing...and I just know my grandmother will never believe I did not either make it myself or buy it.

    Just a bit of reverse sewing to do, and this will be perfect for a very special, very elderly lady who never had time to make her won dreams come true, she was always too busy serving her family and her community.

    Never fret, I will put it to great use. No waste in my rubbish bin.

    Strippy Style Applique Top
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    Google Goddess craftybear's Avatar
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    great

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    That is beautiful. It looks like sweet peas.

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    That applique work is gorgeous!!! :D:D:D

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    What's not to like?????? She did a great job.

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    What gorgeous applique!!! Your DGM will love how you refurbish this great piece just for her!

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    That is so pretty. I'm glad it found a good home.

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    Wow. Amazing she didn't care for it. Imagine all that time into it.

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    Very pretty!

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    The applique work is phenomenal.

    What's not to like?

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