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My First Turned-Edge Applique Block

Old 04-16-2021, 01:06 PM
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Default My First Turned-Edge Applique Block

I watched a video class on making turned-edge applique with freezer paper. I've never tried any turned-edge applique technique before. It looked interesting so I thought I would try it out as the center medallion of my bedspread. I'm recreating the center medallion of my current worn-out bedspread. The new bedspread will use some of the same fabrics as my window curtains that I just made. Matchy matchy!

There was a steep learning curve on getting the pattern created from my old bedspread and the whole turned-edge applique concept. I've always had a mental block about it. So instead of doing a simple 8" block to try out the technique I made this medallion that will finish at 38 inches x 38 inches! This was hard but alot of fun.

The first picture is the medallion I just made and the second picture is from my old bedspread.

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Wow, you did an amazing job on both your appliqué and recreating your medallion! I can’t wait to see your finished project!
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Well done, lovely block!
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Beautiful job!
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Great job.
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You did beautiful work on that applique. WOW
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Great job!
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Wow you have don an awesome job! Very nice work!
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Old 04-16-2021, 04:50 PM
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Your first turned edge applique is a 38" block!? GREAT JOB!

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Old 04-16-2021, 05:26 PM
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Beautiful. You really nailed it. They look the same. Great job.
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