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Old 10-01-2020, 03:17 AM
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Yea! Posting a picture of my quilt is the final step in completion! The quilting on the main panel turned out straighter than I thought it would. First time to use the guide on my walking foot. For the borders, I broke out my double needle and used the serpentine stitch. On the outer border, I FMQ with gold metallic thread around each seashell. My skills improved as I went! And the washable marker lines washed out!!
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Old 10-01-2020, 04:17 AM
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Great idea to use the double needle, it adds pizazz to your quilting.
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Old 10-01-2020, 05:05 AM
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Very pretty!
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Old 10-01-2020, 05:27 AM
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Love the quilt!

Don't you love exploring new techniques and finding one you like?
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Old 10-01-2020, 05:28 AM
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Great looking quilt. What a successful quilt it turned out to be & so glad you see improvements in your skills. So many times I see setbacks with mine. Practice is the key. Thanks for sharing your beauty with us.
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Old 10-01-2020, 05:30 AM
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Very pretty!
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Kudos on the double needle and it really added a special touch to the already cute panel. Great job and love the border fabric.
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Old 10-01-2020, 05:41 AM
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It is always using a new skill and feeling that wonder when things go just as you planned. I love your quilt. My favorite place is the beach too.
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Old 10-01-2020, 06:21 AM
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That is so pretty. You did very nice work.
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Old 10-01-2020, 06:41 AM
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I love the idea of using a double needle with a decorative stitch. Beautiful quilt. Enjoy and thanks for sharing.
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