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Thread: First finish in 2013 and free motion tip

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    Super Member tutt's Avatar
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    First finish in 2013 and free motion tip

    I made this scrappy for my husband and after I got it done found some eyelashing on the back, oh well (just hope it holds up)! I periodically checked the back, but evidently it wasn't enough. He picked out the fabric for the border, he's a musician on the weekends. I backed it with flannel as he's always cold due to diabetes. Tip: I learned this from a lady who taught a free-motion class to use glycerin on you fingers instead of gloves. The glycerin helps you hold on to the quilt and it doesn't stain the fabric. I buy it in the cake decorating supplies.
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    It looks great!!
    When it seems like the world is falling to pieces remember that the pieces are falling into place...the End Times.

    Heaven and Earth are full of His Glory!

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    Very pretty!
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    Beautiful job!!!!

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    Great scrappy for pappy's nappy time!

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    nicely done and thanks for the tip
    Nancy in western NY

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    Very nice! I love RED. Your pooch seems to like it ,too. Is that your hubby underneath it??
    Rosie the "ripper"

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    That is a great quilt, he will love it.
    Lori - MamaBear

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    Love this quilt. Scrappy are my favorites and the red sashing makes it come alive

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    Nice job. I love scrappys too.
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