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Thread: Handkerchief Rag Quilt

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    Handkerchief Rag Quilt

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Size:  1.10 MBJust finished my 1st Handkerchief rag quilt! Wanted to see what you all think!

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    Very pretty! It looks like you top stitched the hankies to a flannel square that you fringed?

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    Very pretty!
    Women are Angels. And when someone breaks our wings......... we simply continue to fly ........ on a broomstick.
    We are flexible like that. OKAY?

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    I love it! Please tell us more about how you created it.

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    So pretty!!! I would never have thought to put them together like that. Great idea!

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    very nice indeed
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    Lisa....all the hankies were not the same size.....so I sewed them to white flannel squares to create all the same size blocks... When it came time to do the snipping I didn't want to cut into the hankies!....& used pink polka dot flannel on the back ...creating sandwich blocks & then sewed all together.....like a rag quilt is done! This was my 3rd rag quilt.....I did a denim one made out of squares.....& a horizontal Halloween rag quilt! Learned my lesson on the Halloween one...pieced all my fabric together ....like a normal quilt & then tried to put it together! WRONG! Had to rip it all out & start over! Always do your research first!!!��

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    I love love love it! It so reminds me of my grandma and my childhood. I carried one of her hanky's for something old when I got married. Well done.
    Cindy

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    I just love this! I have been collecting junkies for a while now. I might just do the same as you.

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    Beautiful quilt and great idea!

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    I love your hankie quilt. It's so pretty and feminine. What a clever idea. Thanks for sharing your project with us.

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    Adorable!! So girlie girly.

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    Very pretty.
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    Love your hankie quilt! I remember carrying hankies just like that. I didn't know they actually made them anymore.

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    so pretty. I like the way you joined them

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    very nice!!!
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    Very pretty quilt. The hankies are very pretty.

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    Sally, that is so sweet and feminine! Love the label envelope!
    QuiltingVagabond aka Kathy

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    That is a great idea too for bandanas. The kids would love them.
    Judy

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    That's a wonderful quilt! Thanks for telling us how you did it.

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    How beautiful! It looks so delicate and is so unique!

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    How sweet!! I love it!!

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    You made a great handkerchief quilt!

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    Beautiful! I love the way you did the label. The recipient is going to be tickled!

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    Very pretty. Love the way you did the label.

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