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look what my sister made.....and without a pattern.

look what my sister made.....and without a pattern.

Old 07-23-2012, 01:22 PM
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She invited us and another couple over for dinner and she said that she made a little table topper but had not had a chance to finish it - it needs a little more quilting and a binding. I told her no big deal just go ahead and use it. She made it to be used for a checker board so the center is just squares and she added border fabric. I think she did an excellent job. Her friend brought homemade white sangria with watermelon and other fruit and I brought the cake. Imagine her surprise when she saw the cake. I did not make the cake just bought it at the grocery store bakery and it tasted as good as it looked.
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Old 07-23-2012, 01:29 PM
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NICE! That cake is so cute with the watermelon theme. What type of cake was it? Very inviting, she did a lovely job!
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Old 07-23-2012, 01:33 PM
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too too cute !!!! she did a wonderful job. that has to be one of the pretties "table scapes" ever !! Sandra Lee eat your heart out !!!
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Very pretty!
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A beautiful table runner. I would love a piece of that watermellon cake too.
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Old 07-23-2012, 01:54 PM
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It's a wonderful table topper! Such fun fabric and design and the cake is perfect! How fun is that?
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very nice table......
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So cute. I think I may even have some of the same fabrics (hmm idea time). Thanks for posting. Cute cake too.
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Oh, my goodness! Looks like a picture, that should be in a magazine! BEAUTIFUL!!! Everything is just so pretty!!!
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Beautiful table topper, beautiful cake and the sangria looks good, too. What a coincidence all around!
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