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Thread: Cowgirls and Lace quilt with matching pillow

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    Talking Cowgirls and Lace quilt with matching pillow

    Here is the second quilt I have have ever made. This one is special, as it was made for my best friend's first born, Sophia

    Again, the pictures dont do the colors justice, as the lighting in my house is less than ideal for...well, ANYTHING....

    But here you go.

    45 x 55 inches, double-batted for extra weight and coziness. Tied with "Cream and Sugar" natural cotton yarn, back is plain muslin. (NOTE: This blanket was made more for Mommy and Baby to SHARE, not for baby's crib!!! She will be able to use it once she gets older though.)
    The "red" squares are actually a pretty magenta, and the denim squares (including the cowgirl and pony appliques) are actually from a jumper that no longer fit my little one Matching pillow is 12 x 16. Satin binding.

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    Thanks again for looking...again! (this is by far my favorite so far, and I wish I could make an identical one for each of my girls. LOL!)



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    She will love it ! The lace is an added touch
    To keep your mind fresh- learn one new thing a day !

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    Forgot to mention... the brown floral "leather" patches are actually fabric made to look and feel like tooled leather. LOVE it!

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    (I actually gave it to her at the hospital when she had Sophia, who is almost a year old now! Wow, this year flew! LOL)

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    just darling, love to do for kids, quilts are forever
    Find a point in horizon.... keep moving towards it....

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    That is very sweet.

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    nice quilt...

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    Very nice quilt for baby and mom! I'm sure they love it!

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    Very nice, the baby will love the coziness

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    Very cute. Love the lace with ribbon.

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    I love the femine touches you added. I hope mom and baby do lots of cuddling with it. Super cute!!
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    That is great -- you did a wonderful job!
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    Sew sweet! Great idea as well!
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    What a cute set! Definately a one of a kind.
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    what a very precious quilt , great job on it.
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    Have a great day and happy sewing !

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    Yeeeeeeeehhhhhaaaaaaawwwww!
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    Very cute!
    Being skinny isn't easy, so I gave up and opted for being sexy instead. (aunty acid)

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    Adorable. Good job!!!
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    Adorable! Love the lace effect!

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