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Thread: My 12 Blues Quilt

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    My 12 Blues Quilt

    I finally finished a quilt that I have been working on for quite a while. I want to thank so many people on this board that gave me advice on this. It's the biggest quilt I've made--full size. It's my own design (also made the pillow cases)--with some advice from y'all. I used 12 different shades of blue in the quilt—I call it "Rhapsody in 12 Blues." It wasn't easy finding all the blues, but I eventually did.
    Thanks for looking!
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    that's beautiful.

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    Nicely done. I love the corner treatment. Finding 12 shades that flow that nicely must have been hard to find. Good for you!!!!

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    Really gorgeous! Love, love , love your border! Did I say...Gorgeous!
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    Wonderful flow to the colors...thank you for sharing this.

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    That is just beautiful!!!!

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    WoW!! I love those blues!! You have them spaced just right. Beautiful!
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    Very pretty! Your persistence in searching for the right fabrics has sure paid off! Great job!
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    It is striking, just beautiful. I love how you did the corners in the border.
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    Great Job ! Love the pattern and the colors just flow
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    It's beautiful - love the shades of blue.

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    It's beautiful. I love all the blues you used. LOVE LOVE LOVE the border!!
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    I like you blues... and your corners

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    oh wow! I *love* it!!
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    Gorgeous quilt!!
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    absolutely beautimus!!
    will quilt 4EVER

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    I think I remember you posting about the borders.
    It turned out great!

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    Beautiful! Love the blues!!

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    its spectacular!
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    I like your blues and love the contrasting corners.

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    That's really nice. Love how you have the shades flowing from light to dark. Well done
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    What a beautiful quilt. You did a great job. Love the borders.
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    Quote Originally Posted by kayluvs2quilt View Post
    Wonderful flow to the colors...thank you for sharing this.
    This is just stunning! I love this (& I'm not even a "blue" person)!!! This is so subtle & stunning! And I too, love the border treatment! You should be super proud!!!
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    That is a great quilt.
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    Excellent color gradation there. You made a truly beautiful quilt! I love blue and this just sings!
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