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Thread: Exploding Star

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    I'm still a beginner but thought I'd show my Exploding Star quilt to you anyway. It was done on a machine that's probably as old as I am- while I either had one eye on the TV or was helping my daughter with homework. And that's my excuse for all the crooked seams! :-)
    Some of the fabrics were from my aunt and grandmother's stash. I remember Granny wearing blouses out of some of these! Good thing I have more of these crazy fabrics left to make another quilt because I learned alot doing this one! (although I'll have to save up to buy some light fabrics- I have NONE) I have a big chunk of a dark green that I might use for a border. I'm having a tough time deciding on how to finish.
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    Great Quilt!! Love the Pattern!

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    I am awe struck!! You have made a quilt to be proud of!! It is beautiful!! :thumbup: :D :thumbup:

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    Very nice!! Scraps are the best when trying something new!!

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    OUTSTANDING! beginner? Looks like a lot of talant to me. Did you draw up this design?

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    Very, very nice! :lol: :lol:

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    wow...that is wonderful

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    Quote Originally Posted by KSCrafter
    I'm still a beginner but thought I'd show my Exploding Star quilt to you anyway. It was done on a machine that's probably as old as I am- while I either had one eye on the TV or was helping my daughter with homework. And that's my excuse for all the crooked seams! :-)
    Some of the fabrics were from my aunt and grandmother's stash. I remember Granny wearing blouses out of some of these! Good thing I have more of these crazy fabrics left to make another quilt because I learned alot doing this one! (although I'll have to save up to buy some light fabrics- I have NONE) I have a big chunk of a dark green that I might use for a border. I'm having a tough time deciding on how to finish.
    What a great Quilt. Great Job

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    Very pretty. You did a great job!

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    wonderful job

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