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"Grandma, you know I'm a gray kind of person"

Old 07-04-2018, 03:02 PM
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Youngest DGS and I were talking and the subject of his sister's quilt for college came up. DGD's quilt is bright Kaffe Fassett fabric, Simply Woven pattern. I told him he get a quilt for college too. His reply, "Grandma, you know I'm a gray kind of person". Had no idea what I was going to do. I was telling my favorite clerk in one of our LQS's about not knowing what to do for a gray quilt. She showed me the skyline material and I got some. Put it on my design wall, kept looking at it till I figured out what to do. Had to have some color so I made the window frame blue. He loves it!


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Close up of the quilting I did.

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Old 07-04-2018, 03:14 PM
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Whoa, wonderful quilt and your DGS will love it.
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Old 07-04-2018, 03:15 PM
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It is gorgeous. You really nailed it, especially since he loves it.
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Different! in a wonderful way! I love it! My grandson loves gray also, and I made him the Magic Squares in gray....
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Old 07-04-2018, 03:36 PM
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That quilt totally reads... grey, guy and great!!!
Nicely Done Gram!
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It is beautiful with beautiful quilting too.
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Old 07-04-2018, 04:08 PM
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Wow! It is so architectural! It may influence his choice of major! Very masculine looking. I'm sure he's going to treasure it for a long time. Excellent job!!
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​You really hit the mark with that wonderful quilt!
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wow, great quilt
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I see the inside of a warehouse apartment in NYC, looking out at the skyline. Great choice of design and treatment of the skyline fabric.
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