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Old 09-05-2011, 07:59 AM
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I had this lady friend call me the other day, and said she had some more stuff from her sewing room, I could have. She called me a couple time. The 1st time, was material, and pattern, and a serger. The serger, I gave away. Was told it was a little old to repair, if needed. This time she gave me some more patterns, material, and 2 quilts. 2 grandmothers flower gardens. 1 has to be fixed--coffee stain, and eventually taken a part to make it complete. The other 1 needs 3 more 1/2 grdmother flowers. Here are a couple pictures. She said she made these 20 year's ago. Take care, and WELCOME to the new member's. BOTH quilt's was done by hand. This will be a real test for me to sew 3 more 1/2 section to this quilt. Don-isewman

A close up view of this quilt. Done by hand sewing

More of the block's put together. I'm so excited to have these quilt'

I took a picture of the whole quilt. Still need to do 3 more 1/2 flower gardens to complete it
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Old 09-05-2011, 08:01 AM
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What a sweet lady! I'm sure you'll do a great job on the GFG.
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Old 09-05-2011, 08:03 AM
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Wow, what treasures! I can't wait to see them after they're finished. :thumbup:
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Old 09-05-2011, 08:29 AM
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How nice for you!
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Old 09-05-2011, 08:33 AM
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Very nice
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Old 09-05-2011, 08:36 AM
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Wow, nice lady and you got some nice things
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Old 09-05-2011, 09:05 AM
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Fantastic quilts! Don't you just love the grandmother flower garden quilts? They look like one inch hexagons, are they?
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Old 09-05-2011, 09:11 AM
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Wow, what a great friend you must be. I'm sure that you'll do a wonderful job of finishing them.
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Old 09-05-2011, 10:11 AM
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She is so sweet !! Glad your going to finish them. I'm doing or I should say learning to make the hexagons. Making book markers to start but once I get better will make quilt. Now that I have a picture I know how it's done! Ty
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