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Finished Dresden & new idea for hanging quilts :)

Old 09-13-2011, 04:36 AM
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HI all,

I am the wife of a contractor, and my hubby doesn't like me putting holes into walls to hang quilts & things. I recently finished hand quilting a small Dresden Plate, and I got the idea it would be cool to hang it diagionally in my sewing room on my closet door to add some color to the room. I knew I couldn't nail into the door, so I came up with an idea. I sewed a small plastic ring (I believe they're used for curtains, and I bought them at Walmart), and then used one of those removeable hooks. It really works great, and now I'm planning on making 4 different Dresdens for the 4 different seasons.

Just figured I'd share my idea in case other hubbys out there are just like mine. :) Hope you are all having a great day.
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Old 09-13-2011, 04:38 AM
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Good idea and beautiful work.
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Old 09-13-2011, 04:39 AM
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Great idea! Your Dresden Plate is gorgeous. The colors are so well balanced. Thanks for sharing.
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Old 09-13-2011, 04:46 AM
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very nice - good idea too.........
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Old 09-13-2011, 04:49 AM
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Neat and inventive idea.
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Old 09-13-2011, 04:54 AM
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Pretty piece!
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Old 09-13-2011, 04:55 AM
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Beautiful!!! :)
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Pretty Dresden, great hint! TY
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Love your blues and the simple idea for hanging.
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great idea
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