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Thread: My 2013 mission to use scraps

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    Super Member ontheriver's Avatar
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    My 2013 mission to use scraps

    My mission this year is to make quilts using up as many of my scraps and stash as I can. Here is my first finished top, my take on roman stripes or amish stripes. All from scraps and stash. Now it just needs to be quilted. I also have a large supply of sheets as my mom buys them for me, she loves to go to thrift stores. One of them will become the backing so no fabric to buy there either. This will be one of the grands gift next Christmas.
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    It is beautiful! Great job on using up some scraps!
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    Good job! Hopefully you put a big dent in your scrap pile this year.
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    Beautiful! You did a wonderful job using scraps!

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    Nice, I must get into my scrap pile soon!!
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    nicely done... great use of scraps
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    What a beautiful scrap quilt. I am doing the same thing this year. I am making valentines right now from scraps and stash. I'm looking forward to seeing your scrap quilts. I am also working on UFOs again this year.

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    You did a wonderful job with your scraps! Congratulations ... I'm going to try to follow your example.

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    good job, love the different scraps you have

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    ​Well done! Did your scrap bin get any smaller?

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    nice best of luck using your scrapes

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    It's beautiful.

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    Great use of scraps! Know what you mean about using stash!
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    Great job!!!

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    Love using scraps..your quilt is beautiful!!! Do you know scraps breed in the night??? The more you use ,the boxes of scraps never diminish!!!!!
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    Just wonderful, great job and thank you for sharing. Love the scrappies
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    This makes me think of spring. Thanks for sharing.
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    Congrats on a great quilt and starting your mission with a success!~!!

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    beautiful quilt i just love scrape quilts.

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    I am working on scraps, too...never thought about doing this. It is beautiful!

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    Very nicely done. I need to start using some of my scraps and this looks like an excellent way to do so.
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    Awesome job !!!!

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    Wow that is very pretty I love scrappy
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    Another gorgeous scrappy. Note to self must make something up like this - great use of scraps.

    Can you please tell me what size blocks you made and how wide are the strips of fabric. Thanks in advance.

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    Very pretty quilt!
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