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David's "Hepto-copter" Quilt is finished!

David's "Hepto-copter" Quilt is finished!

Old 11-25-2011, 04:56 PM
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Default David's "Hepto-copter" Quilt is finished!

My 4 year old grandson picked out the fabric for his new toddler bed quilt and matching pillowcase My daughter wanted 100% organic cotton fabric so I emailed her some choices and David picked the airplanes and "hepto-copters"! I didn't use a pattern for this one. I made 9" blocks because I wanted to show off the fun prints. The fabric is from Robert Kaufman's "Ready Set Go" collection. I sashed the blocks in 2 1/2" strips of solid orange organic cotton, also from Robert Kaufman. Orange is David's favorite color. I used size 8 Perle cotton to hand quilt it in co-ordinating colors. It made such a fun pattern on the backside. I can't wait to see his little face when he sees his new quilt tomorrow at his birthday party!
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Old 11-25-2011, 05:02 PM
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You're right, that is a fun pattern on the back side! Love how you showcased those helicopters!
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Old 11-25-2011, 05:18 PM
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How adorable! Never thought to stitch like you did with perle cotton for the kids. Love your label
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That is so awesome I like the stich it looks very beautiful.
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That's too cute. He will love it. Nice hand quilting.
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Very cute, your grandson will love it.
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Old 11-25-2011, 06:04 PM
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That's a really cute, bright quilt.
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Old 11-25-2011, 06:38 PM
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Perfect for a young little man! Like the way you quilted it.
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That is so cute!
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Darling quilt! He is going to love it!
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