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Bow Ties are Cool is now finished (w/ a timey whimey border)

Old 11-04-2019, 05:56 PM
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Default Bow Ties are Cool is now finished (w/ a timey whimey border)

Just finished this quilt, based on 60' triangles w/ stripe fabric. The triangles were cut from strips that were 1 7/8ths inch wide. 4 different stripe fabrics were used. The backing is minky (my first time using minky) and is completely assembled and quilted QAYG. No pattern to direct you to I made it up from my head.

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This was before I stitched the fancy stitch row, but from this distance you probably couldn't have seen it anyway.

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I didn't use batting between the minky and front, at first I was really upset by this minky fuzz break through, but after I completed it I was actually very happy w/ it, it reminds me of the etching art we used to do in grade school.

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I love this minky print it is fun but not so juvenile, more folk arty, and even better it was on clearance for just $4 a yard!

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Here is the fancy stitching, you can also see the stripe in the binding that isn't as clear in the other pics

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Some details of the hexiefied stripe fabric made into rectangles

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Close ups of the hexie bow ties.
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Old 11-04-2019, 06:06 PM
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Those look like very small pieces

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Old 11-04-2019, 06:13 PM
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I love the way that border wraps around. Nice Job
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Old 11-04-2019, 06:32 PM
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it's fabulous!! what size are your hexies?
aren't they just addicting?
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Old 11-04-2019, 07:41 PM
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Love your quilt. The 11th Doctor was my favorite.
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Wow! Fabulous quilt!
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Wow, you did an amazing job with those tiny triangles. I love the pattern you made.
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Beautiful job!
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Wow Kassandra
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Nice, intricate work!
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