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My bf at work got married yesterday - here is the quilt and the happy couple!

My bf at work got married yesterday - here is the quilt and the happy couple!

Old 05-27-2013, 07:12 AM
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Default My bf at work got married yesterday - here is the quilt and the happy couple!

Salomon is my BMF (best male friend) aside from my husband and he and his BFF Ruby were married yesterday. It was a lovely ceremony and day. Salomon and I work with exceptional students at Santa Monica High School. last year while in the community we were at the thrift store and I found some quilting books. Salomon and Ruby had just started planning their wedding so I had him pick a pattern out of one of the books I bought and asked what colors he wanted - the pattern is called "Ice Crystal" and is made with all 1/2 square triangles and I used sheets of paper that I photocopied out of the book - similar to Triangles on A Roll. I personal feel this is one of the nicest quilts I have every made.
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Old 05-27-2013, 07:13 AM
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That's beautiful. Great job.
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Beautiful quilt. Love those blues. Wonderful gift.
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Old 05-27-2013, 07:17 AM
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A beautiful quilt! Wonderful pictures. Thanks for sharing your story and photos. You did a great job on the quilt.
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Old 05-27-2013, 07:19 AM
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It is really lovely. I love the color choice and what a great gift for the newly weds. They will always think of you when they see this quilt.
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Old 05-27-2013, 07:21 AM
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MAG NIF A CENT. AWESOME. Beautiful couple. You did an amazing job. Love it. How many triangles? Really like this pattern. Thanks for sharing. BrendaK

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Old 05-27-2013, 07:27 AM
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Beautiful quilt for a beautiful couple.
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Old 05-27-2013, 07:28 AM
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Oh hey... What a lovely quilt. All those hst! Oh my gosh, what a labor of love. It turned out beautiful and I am sure your bf and wife were thrilled to receive it.
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​Gorgeous quilt!
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very nicely done
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