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    Old 01-08-2017, 08:40 PM
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    The train is leaving and I am taking a ride for this mystery. I have stepped outside my comfort zone (make that control) and picked fabric. The dark is actually a dark purple.
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    Old 01-09-2017, 01:51 AM
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    Barb in Lousiana Love your choices, its going to be beautiful.
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    Old 01-09-2017, 05:29 AM
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    Thanks, Judy, for the feedback on the darks. The other fabrics are the same in both pics. :-
    Kassaundra, the second photo's dark is my favorite, too! Wish I had more of it!
    Just Jan, ​I like the dark blue best, but then I go for strong colors.
    Everyone's choices are delightful. Can hardly wait to see what Judy has in store for us! Some fried green tomatoes are in the club car. Get 'me while they're hot! Yummy!

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    Old 01-09-2017, 06:43 AM
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    Originally Posted by Just Jan
    Did you mean maybe you will go with orange instead of the yellow? I definitely like the print and the green. Bet a blue violet would be pretty with it too. But I'd definitely keep the green.
    I subbed out the green for the orange since Judy said the yellow and orange were too close in value. I thought they looked fine in that the orange was bright, but "mother knows best". The yellow is not quite as bright gold as the pic shows.
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    Old 01-09-2017, 07:28 AM
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    It looks like Barb in Louisiana and I have the same fabric. I wanted to use batiks but I don't have enough large pieces. Here are my color combos.

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    Old 01-09-2017, 08:09 AM
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    jmoore well, you know I am going to give you a thumbs up on your fabric!

    Belfry your colors look great together

    Barb those colors look great -- am I am all for those who leave their comfort (as you call it control) zone -- you go girl!

    Klaws beautiful!

    I cannolt believe that twice in the same mystery, two people are using the same fabrics. And with that lovely floral in different positions, these quilts will look absolutely completely different!

    Going to have some beauties on this train ride. Everything look wonderful.
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    Old 01-09-2017, 11:08 AM
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    Great looking fabrics.
    Klaws & Barb - I have that same floral and have used it in several table runners and a quilt. I'll be sad when its all gone.
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    Old 01-09-2017, 03:55 PM
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    Judy, I pick A, I love reds! I imagine you are going to go with D! I am a little late getting on board, the weather here has been making life a little difficult! I have a good friend who lives in Montana who has it really cold, but I don't live in Montana, I am used to Oregon winters being a little milder than they have been!

    I will be making a baby quilt and the baby's gender will not be announced until Tuesday, So I think I might make two. I always need a baby quilt, or I can donate it I am sure! So off I go shopping for some fabric. I think I want to make mine out of flannel, the cold weather makes me love working with Flannel.

    By the way I love looking at all the fabric choices you have picked! Such great combinations!
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    Old 01-09-2017, 04:52 PM
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    ok I'm a little behind because I forgot about getting on board but running to catch up!! I made it on board!!! I like B but have no real idea cause this is my first ride and looking forward to riding along. Got to pick my material now
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    Old 01-09-2017, 06:37 PM
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    Tomara, this is a neat thread - whatever PaintmeJudy comes up with is great. It's fun to just ride along and see how the mystery will turn out. Have been in almost all of her mysteries.
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