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Old 01-19-2015, 12:51 PM
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Close friends were expecting their first grandchild and I made a quilt. The nursery was to be decorated in Navy blue, gray, and white. I tossed in a couple lighter blue blocks for a little interest. Both the mom and grandma got teary when they saw the quilt for the first time. I couldn't possibly have a better thank you than that. This is my first attempt at adding photos...hope it works. Thanks for looking.
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Old 01-19-2015, 12:53 PM
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A very nice quilt, did you use a pattern?
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very nicely done
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Very nice!
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Old 01-19-2015, 01:16 PM
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Very pretty baby quilt! You already know they love it!
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​Cute quilt!
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Old 01-19-2015, 01:32 PM
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Thank you for all of your kind words. Once I got into this, I really liked the colors for a nursery. I didn't use a pattern which was pretty scary for me as I am not an experienced quilter. I have found a wonderful long arm quilter in my area (Lancaster County, PA) and I am so happy with her work. Several of the fabrics in the quilt have stars and we decided on a star theme for the quilt design. It has taken me 3 years, but I finally found how to post a photo.
Thanks again.
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Old 01-19-2015, 01:36 PM
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this is lovely
my niece also wants grey with woodland animals so that's what I`m woking
grey is very popular now
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Old 01-19-2015, 02:34 PM
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That's a delightful gift - I love the colors.
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Old 01-19-2015, 02:37 PM
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That's BEAUTIFUL and I LOVE your star quilting!!
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