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Thread: Charity Quilts sale to benefit our Veterans

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    Charity Quilts sale to benefit our Veterans

    Our Guild holds a biennial show on the odd years and this past February in the show, we had a charity quilt sale to benefit our Veterans..... The quilt, hangings, table toppers, etc......had to be red, white & blue to honor our Vets. It was a huge success.
    Here is my donation....it is all paper pieced and I loved doing it. We had 51 quilts donated and we sold all but a very few and these few were also donated to the Veterans for their use.
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    Oh my! That's a truly beautiful quilt!

    I trust it sold for $$$.
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    Glad you sold most of the quilts, such a great idea to honor our vets. Like the eagle.
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    Beautiful. What a wonderful thing for your group to do. This country doesn't do nearly enough for our troops.

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    now that's stunning!
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    Great thing to do for our Vets. Beautiful eagle.

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    What an awesome way to honor out vets. Love your quilt.
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    Awesome quilt, awesome cause.

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    That is a fine quilt.

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    absolutely great
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    Have a great day and happy sewing !

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    love it! is there a name for the pattern?
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    Your donation is gorgeous. I'm glad you sold so many quilts. I hope you made lots of money for the vets
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    Ditto to what has been said. BrendaK
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    Quote Originally Posted by redquilter View Post
    Beautiful. What a wonderful thing for your group to do. This country doesn't do nearly enough for our troops.
    ditto, redquilter

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    Your piece is beautiful. I'm so glad your guild put this charity quilt show sale to benefit the veterans. What a wonderful gift to the veterans.

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    Nice work! Amazing tribute to the Veterans who serve our country.

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    What a very special wall hanging for a vet.

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    WOW! Your project is amazing and really beautiful. So glad your sale was a great success. I bet yours sold for lots of dollars. Thank you for supporting the veterans.

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    Love the eagle.

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    *** Pretty. Very Patriotic. Hope it sold.
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    Do you have a pattern for this or know where I can obtain it???? Thank you Nancy

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    What a beautiful quilt, I think this is a fantastic idea to honor our veterans. I hope you raised a lot of money for a great cause.

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    Beautiful wall hanging!

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    very nice quilt for great cause!!!
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    Nice quilt.
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