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"Fields at the Edge of Town" scrappy wall quilt

"Fields at the Edge of Town" scrappy wall quilt

Old 09-19-2011, 07:43 AM
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Here's another of my fall quilts that I just brought out for the season. It was made of leftover strips, my Mom gave me the border fabric for my birthday that year. You'll see that I cut out a couple of motifs and raw edge appliqued them to the inner border to give more of an effect of the fields being at the edge of town. I fmq the blocks by starting in one corner and wiggly lining it all the way over to the other corner without one stop, took maybe 30-40 minutes to quilt the blocks, the border is outlined quilted around the motifs.

Fields at the edge of town

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Old 09-19-2011, 08:01 AM
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Really great looking Fall quilt. Love the added motifs, really makes the quilt special and interesting and live up to it's name.
Also liked the way you quilting it, corner to corner, makes good sense and quicker too. May in Jersey
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Old 09-19-2011, 08:09 AM
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Really liked your cut applique onto the blocks! Very nice fall colors in the quilt.
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Oh I really like the way you did the applique! Love all the bright colors for fall.
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It is a lovely fall quilt!!!
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Very pretty!!!
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Makes your think of Fall for sure. Love it!!
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Old 09-19-2011, 10:22 AM
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Liked it! The label is cute too!
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Old 09-19-2011, 10:28 AM
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How smart of you to make your back as interesting as the front....
great job!!
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Love this idea
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