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Old 08-09-2013, 05:44 AM
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Here are a couple picture, I showed before. 1 with a cone/pyramid border. And the dble wedding ring quilt I had help with squareing it up. I squared the wedding ring, so when I hand quilt the outer edge, I have 001.jpgsomething the hoop will grab onto. Each picture, I'll post a little note. Here goes.The quilt with out the border.003.jpghere is the picture with the cone/pyramid border.005.jpgThe dble wedding ring squared up. All 4 corners, are squared up.002.jpgThe template I'm useing for the center of the wedding ring.001.jpgPicture of the hand quilting, I've done already. Compare the template, and the hand quilting, I've done. I made a change with the template. I'm sure you's will see the difference.004.jpgHERES THE ??, I HAVE FOR THE EYE SHAPE. What can I do. I know to 1/4" in the inside of the eye shape.. But not sure if thats what I want to do. Any suggestions. TAKE CARE EVERYONE Don-isewman
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Old 08-09-2013, 05:47 AM
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Don, so good to see your work. Sorry I don't have any suggestions. But I love what you have done so far. Maybe a elongated diamond?
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There are so many possibilities. I Googled images "how to quilt a double wedding ring quilt" and many photos came up. https://www.google.com/search?q=how+...F%3B1144%3B856

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I am of no help, sorry!! Your work is so beautiful!!!!!
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nice hand quilting
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Old 08-09-2013, 06:56 AM
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or an elongated figure 8?
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Old 08-09-2013, 03:48 PM
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Wow, Don -- your center star quilting is great; looks very nice with the same stitching in the small pieces of the arcs. If you think it needs further quilting, maybe simply repeat the stitching you did on the smaller pieces, 1/4" around the inner edge of the eye shape. That would complement the wonderfully stitched center stars without competing with them. It's always inspiring to see your excellent work.
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nice quilts, for the dbl wed rg, look under bing for ideas
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Don, I have no input for quilting ideas, just has to admire your works in progress. As always a real treat!
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your hand quilting is perfect and I love the star quilt !!. You always do such beautiful work. I always get stuck on figuring out what to quilt so I am no help there.
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