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Framed Rectangles quilt all batiks

Old 12-01-2014, 05:07 PM
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Challenged myself to start and finish this quilt in a week, and made it all but hand-sewing the binding. I sent it to my DSIL, who is going thru chemo right now. Wanted to send her hugs, since we can't be with her.

It is a pattern from Maryquilts.com. All fabrics are batiks from my stash. I did have to purchase a backing ... just didn't have anything appropriate in my piles! I quilted it on my LA with a really quick over-all leafy design that seemed to fit the fabrics. I used Mettler variagated thread in the top and Bottom Line in the bobbin.

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Oh so elegant! Thank you for sharing :-)
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Old 12-01-2014, 05:12 PM
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Beautiful!!!
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Yes. Ladypetite is correct. Very elegant.
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very nice! I want a computerized LA
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Wonderful quilt. Good luck to your DSIL.
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Old 12-01-2014, 05:22 PM
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That is stunning. Thanks for showing it.
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A lovely quilt with a beautiful backing. I know about cancer as my 31-year-old daughter-in-law has gone through chemo and a mastectomy a couple of weeks ago. No fun for anyone, especially my son whom I know is stressed.
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Awesome. Love it. Best wishes to your DSIL. BrendaK
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Beautiful quilt and it will be like warm hugs for your SIL. She will surely appreciate it!
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