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    Super Member jbsstrawberry's Avatar
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    Some wonderful folks here in town are holding a fundraising benefit for my nephew Levi, who was diagnosed with stage 3 Hodgekins this past December.
    Our wonderful friends rein and jnebug helped in such a big way and a BIG THANKS to both of them. The fabric for the baby quilt was donated by jnebug and assembled and quilted by rein. rein did the smaller lap quilt, and sent them out to us to be auctioned at the fundraiser. Both of them are just beautiful :).
    The bigger blue bordered one I did, my mother and sister helped with purchasing the fabric. So, all around group efforts.
    I promise better pictures of the quilts with Levi at the benefit this coming Saturday the 26th, but wanted to get them posted since I need to turn them over to one of the gals organizing the auction. She wants to display them at her place of business for a the rest of the week.
    I want to thank sewbusy and Love2Quilt as well. Sewbusy has UPS'd a baby quilt for the auction that is scheduled to arrive Tuesday and Love2Quilt has sent a donation as well.
    Thank you all sooo much ladies, your kindness is overwhelming.
    Thanks also for all of the prayers and good thoughts from all the wonderful gals in chat, you are all soo appreciated and thanks just doesn't seem to say enough!!

    Baby quilt fabric donated by jnebug and assembled and quilted by rein. It is soooooo cute!!
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    Lap quilt beautifully done by rein. So pretty!!!
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    Larger lap quilt, my first "quilted" quilt. I'm pretty pleased with how it turned out.
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    Super Member jbsstrawberry's Avatar
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    Some wonderful folks here in town are holding a fundraising benefit for my nephew Levi, who was diagnosed with stage 3 Hodgekins this past December.
    Our wonderful friends rein and jnebug helped in such a big way and a BIG THANKS to both of them. The fabric for the baby quilt was donated by jnebug and assembled and quilted by rein. rein did the smaller lap quilt, and sent them out to us to be auctioned at the fundraiser. Both of them are just beautiful :).
    The bigger blue bordered one I did, my mother and sister helped with purchasing the fabric. So, all around group efforts.
    I promise better pictures of the quilts with Levi at the benefit this coming Saturday the 26th, but wanted to get them posted since I need to turn them over to one of the gals organizing the auction. She wants to display them at her place of business for a the rest of the week.
    I want to thank sewbusy and Love2Quilt as well. Sewbusy has UPS'd a baby quilt for the auction that is scheduled to arrive Tuesday and Love2Quilt has sent a donation as well.
    Thank you all sooo much ladies, your kindness is overwhelming.
    Thanks also for all of the prayers and good thoughts from all the wonderful gals in chat, you are all soo appreciated and thanks just doesn't seem to say enough!!

    Baby quilt fabric donated by jnebug and assembled and quilted by rein. It is soooooo cute!!
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    Lap quilt beautifully done by rein. So pretty!!!
    Name:  Attachment-8402.jpe
Views: 67
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    Larger lap quilt, my first "quilted" quilt. I'm pretty pleased with how it turned out.
    Name:  Attachment-8401.jpe
Views: 66
Size:  20.6 KB

    My first "quilted" quilt. I'm pretty pleased with how it turned out.
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    Super Member jbsstrawberry's Avatar
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    Now its changed all the baby quilts to the bigger lap...i've never had such problems posting pics before!! geeesh LOL lets try ONE more time. (it was there rein and jnebug I swear!! LOL)

    man i hope it works and stays fixed this time!!! sorry folks for the technical problems.
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    They are all beautiful. And so nice of everyone to donate to such a good cause.

    Kyia

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    You are all wonderful and quilts are beautiful!!

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    Pretty, pretty!
    They did a great job!

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    Kudos to everyone! Such pretty quilts and for a wonderful cause!

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    What a nice gesture..good on all the people that are doing wonderful things like this as it must be so hard on the family going through such a tough time..

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    Lisa, i'm so very very sorry about your nephew, but glad to see so many helping for such a good cause. The quilts are beautiful, and i hope the fundraiser turns out really well. I'm sorry i didnt know, there isnt time for me to do something now, but please let us know how the fundraiser works out, and if there will be another one, i would gladly do a quilt for your nephews cause (((hugs)))

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    What wonderful donations from some very talented and thoughtful quilters! Love 'em!

    Prayers for Levi!

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