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Every Good and Perfect Gift, #4

Old 10-17-2012, 04:11 PM
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Default Every Good and Perfect Gift, #4

We started making our graduating high-school Seniors quilts to commemorate moving on to the next phase of their life.* Graduate #4 finished her GED and is mom to two adorable little girls. Heather plans to study landscape design so I looked for fabrics with the idea of water, sunlight, plants, sunset (the pink) that would appeal to her girls and make them want to snuggle up with mommy.

I had seen a Kaffe Fassett quilt in a diamond pattern I wanted to try, (I’m going through a Kaffe Fassett phase, I do believe). On account of not doing enough study, the diamonds in Heather’s quilt ended up fairly small but (IMO) it’s still beautiful.

A note on the backing fabric –we select backing fabric that stands on its own in terms of appeal in the event the graduate wants to change it up. The quilts are reversible in that regard.

*2012’s theme was “Every Good and Perfect Gift” – the gift being the graduate. Not the quilt. (grin)
Thanks for looking!
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Old 10-17-2012, 05:04 PM
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Another beautiful quilt. I really like that pattern and what a wonderful gift.
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nicely done
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Old 10-17-2012, 05:23 PM
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That is a very nice gift.
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Beautiful quilt, love that ztripped fabric
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Old 10-18-2012, 03:19 AM
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Very nice, I love the the way it looks and the bright fabrics you used!!!!
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Old 10-18-2012, 07:36 AM
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Beautiful quilt, love the colors.
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Old 10-18-2012, 10:31 AM
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I like it!! You did a nice job!!
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Old 10-18-2012, 11:46 AM
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that is so pretty! i just love the pattern and its so bright and cheery!
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That quilt will be cherished for years and years to come. Stunning
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