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I finally got this one just about done

Old 10-29-2011, 08:32 PM
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Originally Posted by pittsburgpam
I have been in a MAJOR funk for about 6 months. I literally couldn't even open my sewing room door nor the room the longarm is in. I worked hours and hours, days and days, trying to get the quilting right. I picked out stitching more than I quilted and I just couldn't take it anymore. I haven't even LOOKED at my blog nor here... I just couldn't. I totally gave up.

Suddenly I felt like doing it and just DID IT.
Sometimes you just gotta take a break. You did a wonderful job on the piecing and the quilting. The quilt is georgious!
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Old 10-29-2011, 08:33 PM
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Wow, that is just so beautiful. Very lucky daughter!
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Old 10-29-2011, 08:35 PM
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Old 10-29-2011, 08:37 PM
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This is a stunner and your quilting is wonderful. What a lovely treasure for your daughter. Can't you just imagine the joy in her face when this is opened on Christmas morning! Great job. Thank you for sharing.
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Old 10-29-2011, 08:58 PM
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How pretty
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Old 10-29-2011, 09:13 PM
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Beautiful!!!
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Old 10-29-2011, 09:22 PM
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Wow. You did a wonderful job. Hope you will put it in a show too. Will you?
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Old 10-29-2011, 09:25 PM
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This is a beautiful quilt and you did a wonderful job. Would like to adopt another daughter? LOL
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Old 10-29-2011, 09:26 PM
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Beautiful!!

Originally Posted by pittsburgpam
Looking back I found that I started this quilt on Nov. 17th, 2010. It was a whole lot of work and there were months at a time that I didn't work on it. I got it on the quilting frame probably 5 months ago? (not sure). My machine was working so horribly that I gave up after spending more time trying to get it stitching well than I was actually quilting.

Yesterday I just walked into the room and started quilting. No warming it up, no testing, nothing. Of course it worked just fine and I finished the quilting this morning. I have the binding about ready to sew on so it will be almost a year in the making. It's for my daughter and maybe THIS Christmas she'll get it.
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