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    Old 09-15-2011, 11:38 PM
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    I am having a tough time getting this quilt done as i am not a fan of Red . In fact it hate it so this quilt is not my favor but it is for my Son and Dtr in law and they like it so i will finish it . It will be between a queen and double size. I still have to put black borders in between the rows across so it is not all sewn together but gives you a idea of the nightmare RED quilt .. i am making

    My quilt for Son and Dtr in law in the makings
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    Old 09-15-2011, 11:47 PM
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    Well, it's looking awesome...so hang in there!
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    Old 09-16-2011, 01:02 AM
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    AWW! Give it a chance. I think it will be beautiful but I am sorry you're having such a hrd time working on it.
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    Old 09-16-2011, 01:26 AM
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    I think it looks great!
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    Old 09-16-2011, 01:44 AM
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    Love it. Probably one of the coolest black, red and white quilts I have seen. Sorry you don't like it. That makes it hard to finish.
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    Old 09-16-2011, 01:49 AM
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    Please hang in!! This will be an awesome quilt. Maybe it helps to imagine the excitement of your DS and DDiL?
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    Old 09-16-2011, 02:00 AM
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    That's a really good-looking quild!!!! They will love it!!!!
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    Old 09-16-2011, 02:03 AM
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    I know it is hard to work on something you don't like but it is looking good.
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    Old 09-16-2011, 02:46 AM
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    It's looking great...agree it's hard to work on when you aren't crazy about it. Maybe work on it each day for 30 minutes...and then switch to a project you really like as a reward for working on it. That way it will be finished before you know it. Please post a pic of it when you've finished (I happen to love red, black, and white quilts!)

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    Old 09-16-2011, 03:00 AM
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    Red is the sign of purity in China and brides wear red not white there. It is also considered the royal color above purple. It is a happy color on the color meanings chart. Maybe this will help change your feelings about red as you work. The quilt is going to be lovely when you finish.
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