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Thread: Grandmothers Hankies

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    Grandmothers Hankies

    New to the Quiltingboard. Finished my butterfly/vintage handkerchief quilt. Lots of work but worth it.
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    How lovely. Welcome to the Board.

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    Beautiful job on the butterflies. The hankies worked out so wonderful with their
    many designs and colors.
    Denise finally in Manchester NH

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    Welcome to the forum, LOVE your quilt!

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    Very nice work!

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    I am working on these same blocks. Hope this inspires me to get mine done.

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    Oh how pretty!
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    I have all my grandma's and godmother's handkies and would love to do this. Can you please share Where do I get the pattern or instructions. Thank You Your quilt is just awsome.
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    New to the Quiltingboard. Finished my butterfly/vintage handkerchief quilt. Lots of work but worth it.
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    Beautiful, I love the butterflies, wonderful work making this.
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    Very pretty. Howdy from another Southern girl.

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    Beautiful quilt. I 'm working on one too. I hope mine turns out as pretty as yours.

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    It's very pretty! Great job!

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    Welcome, your quilt is very pretty!

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    Welcome from Iowa! Love your quilt. I have many hankies from my Mom that I would love to do something like your quilt. Where did you get the pattern?
    Mary

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    Welcome, from Central Texas. Your quilt is gorgeous!

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    Lovely! Just divine! I guess I have ta find my DGGM hankies & see what I can do with 'em. Thanks for the inspiration!
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    Beautiful quilt.. I am a lover of anything butterflies and this now tops my list.. thanks for sharing.
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    Beautiful quilt. I love butterflies and your hankies were just perfect for this pattern. Welcome to the board from Nevada.

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    It's just beautiful. Neat idea making them butterflies. A wonderful way to preserve a little history.
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    Beautiful quilt. Unique as well.

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    Love this quilt, the hankies are beautiful,who would have guessed something so lovely can be made with them. Thanks for sharing.
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    It is a Beautiful quilt! Thanks for sharing.
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    Welcome to the board. Your quilt is lovely. Inspires to do something with my mother's hankies.

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    You have made a very beautiful quilt and will think of your Grandmother whenever you use/see it, how special is that!!!!!

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    Welcome! What a beautiful way to use the hankies.
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