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Thread: My first large quilt

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    Beautiful. BrendaK
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    Great job!

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    Great way to show off those fabrics. You should be hooked now. Wonderful job and look forward to your next project.
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    Very classy, kinda oriental flavored. I love the multicolored binding!

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    I can see why you fell in love with the fabric. Congratulations on completing your first "big" quilt!
    A fabric stash is always missing that one fabric needed to finish the quilt on which you're working.

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    oooooohhhh!!! Pretty!! Love the fabric! Good job! Good job!
    A finished quilt excites me!! Whether is it mine or yours!

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    Wonderful design choices. Your fabrics really shine.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SheriR View Post
    Beautiful! Those fabrics are amazing.
    Those fabrics are beautiful... I have some, too, but I've been afraid to cut them up. This gives me inspiration! I love the look of this... the simple pattern really lets those gorgeous fabrics shine. Great job!!!
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    very nice way to showcase those wonderful fabrics.
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    Good for you for cutting the fabric, I know it was difficult but you now have a beautiful quilt with all the fabrics you loved so much. Congrats on a great job, May in Jersey

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    Nice color layout with the fabric. Great job!
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    Reminds me of a beautiful stained glass window; I love it.
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    Now those are unique fabrics! It is stunning.

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    I certainly can see why. It's beautiful! Good for you!
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    It's not perfect? Sure looks perfect to me!!! Keep going as it looks like you have a great talent to develop. Cute toesy-woesies! LOL!!
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    I would have wanted those fabrics, too. You made a beautiful quilt with it.

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    Great fabric and a good joy, Enjoy

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    Have some of that fabric, the purple. Former DIL used it to make something for her Mother and left the excess with me...love the quilt and you kept it simple...still a stunning quilt!!

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    I love your quilt and you did a really great job. Love the City Quilter in NYC too.

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    Awesome colors. You done a wonderful job. Now aren't you glad you jumped in and tried.
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    Beautiful quilt. Really like the fabric you used.
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    Beautiful quilt!

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    it's awesome.

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    Stunner for your first quilt, you should be proud. Love the gold running thru each piece. Enjoy

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    What gorgeous fabric - it made a wonderful quilt.,

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