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Thread: Needs something in the middle

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    Hi, Here's a throw sized star...needs something in the middle though! I might applique a big rose from the roses in the border or a picture of someone or something...any ideas?
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    an applique rose sounds neat, maybe with a few vines and leaves. :D

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    I like it the way it is, the border fabric is gorgeous but if you put a colour into that black center I think it'll detract from the WOW of it all...

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    Is it already quilted in the middle ? If not maybe quilt a design in there

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    Three little roses clustered in the ctr. would mimic your border and unify it. Beautiful quilt! :D :D

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    I love the idea of the rose in the center. I am also very partial to red roses so, I might be a little biased there. Looks wonderful!

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    Maybe some red, irridessent beading of some kind?

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    Quote Originally Posted by sharon b
    Is it already quilted in the middle ? If not maybe quilt a design in there
    Yes it is all quilted but I think I can still applique something.....

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    I think I will do the roses...maybe the smaller ones as suggested and the beading sounds like a great idea to set off some shine! Thanks for the ideas so far!
    Magpie

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    What about a smaller star in the middle in red, instead of using roses?

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