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Old 03-15-2019, 06:12 AM
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img_0171.jpgThis a lap quilt I made from my husbands shirts. He went to glory on 12-10-17.
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Old 03-15-2019, 06:25 AM
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Oh that is lovely!!! and the Sloth too! great memory quilt. the colors play well together too. and shadow effect too.
I hope it keeps you warm when you need it to.
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Old 03-15-2019, 06:53 AM
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How lovely. Wonderful tribute for your husband. May it bring your joy and happy memories.

I love your design, too. Very similar to 2 t-shirt/memory quilts I'm about to make for my niece and nephew in memory of their dad (my brother.) I'm so glad to see your design - it shows me my idea is going to work.

Donna Mc

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Old 03-15-2019, 07:42 AM
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lovely quilt. it is sue to bring you comfort
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Old 03-15-2019, 08:02 AM
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Very nice. sorry for your loss. I lost mine 2014.
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Old 03-15-2019, 08:27 AM
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​Great memory quilt!
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Old 03-15-2019, 08:54 AM
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You have made a beautiful memory quilt to comfort you and those that loved him. I love these shadow blocks anyway but the name sure fits this project. Hubby's Shadow....
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Molly, that is a wonderful idea for a memory quilt, I really like it. Sorry for your loss!
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Old 03-15-2019, 11:38 AM
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What a lovely memory of your husband. Well done.
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Old 03-15-2019, 12:06 PM
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Has to be so nice to wrap up in memories! I like your pattern and color choices! My husband passed last year and my step-son took all of his clothes, I’m not sure why. After 20 years I have many memories, sewing is wonderful therapy!
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