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Help me decide please !

Old 06-07-2020, 12:47 PM
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Default Help me decide please !

The boarders go across top and bottom ... Elephants or polka dots ???
The ric rack ..... Light pink, dark pink or fat gray ?!?!

The elephants hold balloons that will be light gray or yellow .............
!!!!!! Pattern is Mommy & Me from Annies attic ........
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Old 06-07-2020, 12:52 PM
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Very Beautiful....Elephants with dark pink ric rack.
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Old 06-07-2020, 01:33 PM
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I like the elephants with wide grey Rick rack
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Old 06-07-2020, 01:38 PM
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I like #3 - Polka dots with large dark gray ric-rac. It seems to brighten up the quilt and give focus. I would use the small elephant print as the backing if you have enough.
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Old 06-07-2020, 01:56 PM
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I agree with Barb. It is more pleasing to my eye. Polka Dot with fat gray or light or dark pink, but definitely the polka dot. That makes the appliques center stage. For me, even though there are a lots of colors, with the elephant border I had a hard time resting my eyes Whereas, with the polka dot, I could more easily see the elephant applique. And if enough of elephant print for the backing.

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Old 06-07-2020, 02:06 PM
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I like the polka dot with light pink rickrack, but I think polka dots with any color rickrack works too.
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Old 06-07-2020, 02:54 PM
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Elephants with fat gray rickrack.
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Old 06-07-2020, 02:54 PM
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I like the polka dots too....and the gray rickrack looks good....
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Old 06-07-2020, 02:59 PM
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I like the first one...Polka dots, and the dark pink ric-rac. The Dark gray comes in a close second.
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Old 06-07-2020, 03:08 PM
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another vote for #3
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