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    No matter how you got it done, it is still gorgeous ! :lol:

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    Quote Originally Posted by Butterflyspain
    Quote Originally Posted by mpspeedy
    What a lucky granddaughter. You did a beautiful job. I have always loved the watercolor effect just not willing to do that much precise piecing.
    Oh no its not precise piecing, its easy with the kit. You lay the already cut 2" squares on the fusible gird design all marked out for you. You place your pieces a bit like a jigsaw. Press to make all the squares stick. Turn the quilt over and fold where the lines on the gird are. Do a 1/4" seam down each one, then do the same across the quilt. DONE.
    Look at Whims.com, they have some really easy and gorgeous designs.

    Elle
    I have made several watercolour wallhangings with the same technique. It's so much better to do it that way than to have to sew each square one at a time!

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    wow, elle, you pick some great projects. love the swag border. I'm with Gail, no matter how you did it, you did it, and it's beautiful!

    (((Gail))), you made me laugh. :lol: ..like me, trying to help, and then said something like, oh well, may not be a help, but was fun dreaming. so funny, cause i do that too. You see things in your head, but try to tell it to somebody. :wink:

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    Quote Originally Posted by quiltncrazy
    wow, elle, you pick some great projects. love the swag border. I'm with Gail, no matter how you did it, you did it, and it's beautiful!

    (((Gail))), you made me laugh. :lol: ..like me, trying to help, and then said something like, oh well, may not be a help, but was fun dreaming. so funny, cause i do that too. You see things in your head, but try to tell it to somebody. :wink:
    Thank you.

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    Elle, Where did you get the pattern? I love the heart design with the pansy. Like I said it is gorgeous.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Machel
    Elle, Where did you get the pattern? I love the heart design with the pansy. Like I said it is gorgeous.
    Its from Whims.com. They have some super patterns, you will have a hard job to pick out one. If you buy one, remember to buy your Fusible backing, because it doesn´t come with the kit. They also have wall hangings. When I eventually finish this one I am doing I have another called Jade birds, but it is more difficult as the applique pieces are very small.

    the Pansy material for the centre came as a piece and I just fussy cut it. they also have a video showing how it is done.

    Elle - Thanks for the nice words :D

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    Thanks for the info and CONGRATS!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Machel
    Thanks for the info and CONGRATS!
    thanks Machel :D :D

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    For all those who have been looking for this site where I got my kit from, sorry I made a mistake. Here is the sites name:

    www.whims.cc

    That should help you all.

    Elle

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    They sure have gorgeous stuff....

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