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Beyond the Color Purple - gorgeous embroidery

Old 11-23-2011, 06:48 AM
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Default Beyond the Color Purple - gorgeous embroidery

I just took this customer quilt off the frame. The gal who did the top took almost 2 years to finish it. It'a a Jenny Haskin's design called Beyond the Color Purple. What a beautiful quilt!!! I LOVE the embroidery and the color of this quilt. I used a double batting (cotton bottom, Legacy Wool on top). I did this to create some extra loft behind the embroidery and I love how that makes the embroidery pop - almost like a 3d effect.
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Old 11-23-2011, 06:54 AM
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Gorgeous quilt and quilting.
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Old 11-23-2011, 06:58 AM
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Everything about this quilt is just fabulous! There just are not enough words ... WOW .. WOW ... Your quilting is truley heirloom quilting! What a gift you both have ... Thank-you so much for sharing this outstanding quilt.
This quilt get my vote for "most outstanding quilt" posted this year.

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That is one beautiful quilt. You and your customer both did an exquisite job.
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Wow, what patience to do this beautiful quilt.
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Old 11-23-2011, 07:11 AM
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Beautiful quilt
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Oh my gosh, this is stunning!
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Really lovely quilt - you did a very nice job quilting it!!
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This is beautiful, thank you for sharing.
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this is truly awesome. I can't believe the quality of both quiters.
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