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Thread: Calling This "Country Stars"

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    Calling This "Country Stars"

    My DD's BFF's Mom (didya catch that, lol?) wanted to make a quilt and asked me for advice/help. She only had a picture from a catalog, though. The picture was of a quilt for sale, though, not of a pattern. It was a very easy looking quilt, though, so I worked up some dimensions for a queen size and then just had to try them out, lol. Besides, my New Year's resolution was to make one scrappy quilt a year, so this was perfect timing.
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    "Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds, or bends with the remover to remove."

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    Good one! Love the plaids!

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    My stars this is a beautiful quilt! I like the quilting you did.

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    Lovely, I like all of the plaids and your quilting is very nice!

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    Great quilt......

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    Great quilt!!!
    Retired teacher, loving it.
    Love quilting also.

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    Great job!
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    great new scrappy. love the star plaid fabric.
    put off till tomorrow what you can do today, and if you procrastinate long enough, you may never have to do it.

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    nicely done
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    Great job on this!
    Be a blessing to others, as you may entertain angels unaware!

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    It's really pretty. But your quilting is what makes this quilt. Nice job.
    My little shinning stars. Brantley, Kaylynn, and Emmalee

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    Love the quilt! You did a good job replicating from a picture.
    Dearly love the country look of the 80's and into the 90's. My kitchen was decorated that way. I have 12 ft ceilings and hung quilts I had quilted from old blocks plus wooden roadsid advertising signs and farm store enameled metal signs. Plus crockery and granite...garland of tin cookie cutters I collected over the years. And an old farm table in the middle of room under a large original ceiling fan. Sold most of it when I retired from selling antiques. Miss those days. Would still be doing that if health permitted.
    a lot of my stash is from that period....drabs!

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    very nice job!!!
    QUILTNMO

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    Looks great!!

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    Very nice! Great job on the quilt and the quilting!

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    Lovely quilt and workmanship.

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    Nicely done

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    Very nice.

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    Very nice looking.

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    Awesome job!

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    This is one of my personal favorites! Thanks for looking, everyone! It's so simple, but so cozy looking!
    "Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds, or bends with the remover to remove."

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    It may be simple, but, it's simply beautiful and charming. I think you did a fantastic job of recreating from a picture I'd have done that, too, on this quilt. Am sure it's going to be LOVED

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    Nicely done....

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    Love this cute quilt....

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    Great workmanship on the applique and quilting to enhance Stars.

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