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Quilters are the best! Post I saw on the internet today

Old 10-29-2019, 05:23 AM
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Beautiful story, quilters are the best!!
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Old 10-29-2019, 05:40 AM
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That's a great story! I also like to buy UFO's at the country stores, I have made adorable quilts by adding a block or two or I have simply gave up trying to figure out what the project was, still I loved the research, thanks for sharing, the quilt looks amazing
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Old 10-29-2019, 06:48 AM
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Outstanding story with outstanding people involved! Thank you for posting.
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Old 10-29-2019, 02:49 PM
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Not only did I enjoy the story but sat at this computer for an hour enjoying the crazy photos of "bordedpanda". Thank you for finding this --just what we need is another way to waste time! Joking as it was really interesting and I will probably try this again many times.
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Old 10-29-2019, 03:49 PM
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What a great story. There are such caring people out there.
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Old 10-30-2019, 04:04 AM
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What a great story! I am a member of a hand quilting group and we have one member who will be 100 in December. She is a Red work artist and the most joyful person I know. She is the role model of our group and I have to say she is still doing new projects! God bless all who work on Rita’s quilt and especially the woman who rescued it.
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Old 10-30-2019, 04:37 AM
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Originally Posted by MarionsQuilts View Post
This is the "bored panda" website ... I scroll through it every now and then and found this ...
Figured this community could appreciate it!
I am another one who has to finish others' projects. I just made four large throw quilts from a stack of squares less than a foot tall. Very many of the squares had been made into pinwheels about 14 inches square. I made them into Disappearing Pinwheel No. 5's and one is a Disappearing Pinwheel No 6. I don't think Jenny knows about that one, but it was a mistake in the first place and, with the help of a friend, turned out to be something amazing .
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Old 10-30-2019, 08:21 PM
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Great story! Thanks for sharing.
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Old 10-30-2019, 09:09 PM
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So lovely! I have the iron on transfers for the states and flowers - have had it for over 45 years so doubt that I will ever make it but can't seem to give it to a thrift store either.
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Old 10-30-2019, 10:55 PM
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Thanks for sharing this! What a wonderful person to do this.
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