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Old 10-02-2012, 06:27 AM
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Has anyone made one of these lately? I made a couple more than 20 years ago, and can't seem to find my pattern. The lap part was rail fence then cut for a diagonal placement. Any other ideas out there, or sources where I can find directions? I'm not very good at just making something up for a specific size. Would appreciate that, as well as any pictures of yours Thanks, and happy quilting - Terri
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Old 10-02-2012, 07:24 AM
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how to make a quillow

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Old 10-02-2012, 07:28 AM
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I have 5 quillows in my house that live happily on the couch, recliner and by 2 of the beds :-) They are a great 'gift'
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Old 10-02-2012, 08:16 AM
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here's a pdf http://www.capitalquilts.com/freepro...keaquillow.pdf
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Old 10-02-2012, 09:17 AM
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I have quillows lows in the car very useful. I have made 2 different styles.
A . The typical one joined on 3 sides to make the pillow on the back.
B. I made quilts for young nephews who go camping with their parent who are scout leaders. Idea was for extra warmth. The cushion on the back I placed tabs in the middle of 3 sides and joined tabs onto quilt this method left the corners open. The 3 year old said it was easier to fold up.
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Old 10-02-2012, 04:31 PM
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I have a "quillow" made from a piece of fleece with tennis racquets , no quilting involved. I didn't make it but found it when DD played tennis in HS. She loved it for the away games on the bus.

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Old 10-02-2012, 04:43 PM
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Our quilting group made quillows last Wednesday. Most are destined for the couch.
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Old 10-02-2012, 05:27 PM
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Thank you for starting this thread. Watching my grandchildren all day last Saturday, reminded me I needed something soft and warm. I plan to make them for sitting in the bleachers for football, socceer, basketball games.
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