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Green Quilt finally finished!

Old 10-05-2017, 07:45 AM
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Default Green Quilt finally finished!

This one took me longer to quilt than it should have. For the actual quilting I usually have a starting point for the motif/pattern I want to do, but really didn't for this one. I SITD around the stars & squares first. I should have probably just left the square in the squares that way, but then decided to quilt the swirls in the middle. Once I did that I realized it flattened out the square and that if I quilted around the rest of the square too much the whole block would just have too much quilting in it. I reached out to the board for suggestions and I must give a shout out to QuiltnNan for her suggestion of the tilted square. That let me quilt around the swirl, but not so much quilting in the overall block. Since I had a swirl thing going I decided to quilt smaller swirls around the stars to match. I try to do something new on each quilt I make and I've not done those background swirls before. Now that this one's done, I should have keep the "less is more" theory in mind from the beginning :-)green-q-2.jpgclose-up-green.jpgback-green-q.jpg
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Old 10-05-2017, 07:48 AM
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very nicely done... green is my favorite color
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Old 10-05-2017, 07:55 AM
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Looks great!! Love the quilting and your quilt! The back is awesome.
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Old 10-05-2017, 08:00 AM
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Beautiful quilt and quilting. I also love the fabric on the back.
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Old 10-05-2017, 08:02 AM
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Love everything about this quilt. BrendaK
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Old 10-05-2017, 08:11 AM
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Very pretty quilt.
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Old 10-05-2017, 08:31 AM
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Love this quilt and the quilting is perfect.
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Old 10-05-2017, 08:35 AM
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really cute quilt !
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Nice to see a larger photo of it. So beautiful!!!!!!! And I love the backing fabric.
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Old 10-05-2017, 09:52 AM
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Very well don on the quilt and quilting and the back is great also.
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