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Thread: My First tied quilt

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    live2teach's Avatar
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    So, this was my second quilt. It is a queen size. I found this material at Wal-mart and really liked the pattern so I bought enough to sew it together and tie it. I know it's cheating..haha but it's still a quilt. This was the first time I had tied a quilt. I might go back and add a few knots. I was thrilled though. lol. I just realized I didn't show the binding in the picture, it is a chocolate color, it makes the colors stand out very nicely.

    First tied quilt
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    Wow, there is alot of work in that quilt. It looks huge in the picture. Nice job. :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup: I really like the color combo.

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    stop posting such beautiful quilts! i only meant to go on quickly before i started quilting but everytime i think i have looked at everything a new post appears!! Nice looking country quilt and love the scrappy look..

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    Love all the plaids! Great use of lights and darks too! I like a tied quilt, it's not cheating, just a different technique!

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    I love the plaids too!

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    Beautiful..............

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    Nice Job!

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    looks great, I either tie or hand quilt.........i like the colors :D :D :D

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    Your quilt is very pretty Heather. I tie most of all my quilts, and no i don't feel like we are cheating by tying them. I'm just learning to quilt by hand. I think you did a great job!!!!!!

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    nice! looks comfy and warm. was the purchased as yardage or did you make ALL those squares?....

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