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    Anoka Quilter, Best wishes for a great day!

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    Hmmm... I do not have one from PA. That is really odd. Maybe it took the scenic route. That happens.

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    have4boys, I realized I did not put my board name on the outside of the envelope. Mine is from PA/black stamped label. I hope you find that mine is there after you open all of your birthday squishies.

    It is hump day, woohoo. I have an estate sale to go to this weekend. I am so excited. Lots of sewing items available. And quilts. I collect thimbles, so I'm always looking for them. There is a collection of thimbles for sale. If I get any good stuff, I'll post some pics. I love estate sales.

    I hope everyone has a great day.
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    Happy birthday Anoka QuilterName:  Happy-Birthday-Pictures-For-Facebook-Post-2.jpg
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    Happy Birthday!!! Anoka Quilter Have a Great Day.

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    Happy Birthday Anoka Quilter!!!!!


    I hope you have a great day.
    "Queen B" of the "2017/18 2.5" Birthday Swap

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    Important information:


    Aurora will not be part of this swap anymore. Please take her off your list.

    Barb
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    Ok thank you will take her off, hope all is well with her and everyone else.

    Happy Birthday Anoka Quilter, My wish for you is for you to get everything that you wish for, enjoy your day.

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    Hope you are having a great day, Anoka! Happy Birthday!!

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    Happy Birthday Anoka Quilter. I hope you have a great day.

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    Anoka Quilter. It is your day Celebrate!

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    Barb, I don't pay attention to a list, in order to take anyone off of the swap. I just watch my private messages (otherwise known as pms) lol. I send to the people you give me an address for... Maybe you could remind us during the month that it happens... thanks

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    Anoka Quilter happy birthday. I hope you have a great day and enjoy opening all of your squishes.

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    Happy Birthday!!! Anoka Quilter Have a Great Day. Go shopping, go out to breakfast, just have a fun day!
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    moving right along....next step in the Mystery Quilt


    Step 5

    You will need for this step:
    4 .... 2.5 x 4.5 rectangle of background fabric
    8....of your "rows of 3"
    4 ... 2.5 square

    sew on the 2.5 side of the rectangle 1 2.5 square
    then add a row of 3 on either side

    Make 4 of these
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    So that was a really fast one so we are going to also do step 6 of the Mystery quilt

    you will need:

    8....."3 in a rows"
    8.... "2 in a rows"
    8 single 2.5" squares
    8 ....1/2 square triangles that were cut in half from your 7" background square


    sew a 2 row to a 3 row
    add a 2.5 on the bottom of the 2 row

    should look like this: (remember my photo's are always sideways)

    this will continue on the next post
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    continue............

    make 8 lovely triangles like the above photo


    then lay the background triangle on the top right sides together and sew a 1/4" seam to make them look like this:

    make 8 of these
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    Okay we are almost ready to put our Mystery together!!!!!

    so everyone should have the following blocks made:

    9 block....28
    6 block.....20
    8 block.....4
    triangle block...8

    if you want to get started/catchup/ or need direction here are the post numbers for each step:

    step1: 617 rows of 3
    step 2: 808 9 patch
    step 3: 969 cutting background fabric
    step 4: 1097 making 6 patch
    step 5: 1214 making 8 patch
    step 6: 1215 making triangle blocks

    One more step and then assembling/ sewing your quilt together will be July 26th. yeah!

    Barb
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    Happy Birthday Texastam!!!!!!!!!!!

    looking forward to seeing a photo of all of your goodies! Have a happy day!
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    Happy Birthday to Anoka Quilter and TexasTam! Hope you got loads of candy to play with!

    Thanks for the clues in the mystery, Barb. I'm glad you gave us plenty to do! Can't imagine how these are going to come together yet. It's a mystery!
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    TexasTam, happy birthday! I hope it’s a terrific one for you. Enjoy your candies!
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    Thanks for the heads up, Barb.
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    Important information:
    Aurora will not be part of this swap anymore. Please take her off your list.

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    Hey Barbara, should the big HST be trimmed to 6.5", like the 9 patches?
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    Never mind Barb... I figured it out that they would have to be trimmed to 6.5"....
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    Mystery Steps 5 and 6
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    Ladies...I just opened all my cards and they are just wonderful! The candies are fabulous!

    I went through each candy and it took me 3.5 hours. Phew. I picked out one candy out of each set and I am going to make a small wall hanging out of this particular bunch I chose.

    They are all put away in storage container already too!

    I wanted to thank each of you for making my birthday so fun!!!
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