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Old 02-13-2012, 05:19 AM
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This was my weekend UFO to do something with. I had made the blocks awhile back and realized that some were not right, so in the drawer it went. got it out this weekend and thought I might just scrap it but after playing around I put these together and these are the messed up blocks. Thinking i might add a scallop border to it and just enjoy the beautiful colors.
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Old 02-13-2012, 05:29 AM
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very clever way to straighten the blocks, it forms it's own design
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Old 02-13-2012, 05:30 AM
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Love the colors, they work well together. It's your quilt, and you can do whatever you want with it. I see no mess, but a very nice log cabin. Thanks for sharing.
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Old 02-13-2012, 05:32 AM
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Excellent idea! and beautiful colors
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Old 02-13-2012, 05:36 AM
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Don't you just love log cabins, one of my favorites and you created something beautiful from your wonky blocks. Pat yourself on the back for a job well done and another UFO completed.
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Old 02-13-2012, 05:49 AM
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Very pretty, glad you are getting it done, cant be enjoyed much in a box and in peices. Well done.
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Old 02-13-2012, 06:07 AM
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Glad you didn't toss the blocks! It looks lovely and a scallop border will be a great finishing touch.
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I do like your creation. Nice colors , glad you did not let them sit in the drawer.. the colors are too pretty.
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Great idea, looks structured and planed out.
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It is a beautiful quilt. I love the colors, and it's so great you brought it out of the drawer to enjoy!
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