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Old 10-22-2021, 03:11 AM
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My quilts are usually donors to the cancer ctr at our hospital, but they have not been accepting because of Covid.
I have quite a stack in reserve, so I decided to make this map of the USA for selfish self! The pattern was free from Flamingo Toes. The states are fused onto background and open satin stitched around. I meandered in background and cross hatched in map. I think it is sooo cute, and I have plans to repeat with pastel solids/ Someday!
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Old 10-22-2021, 03:35 AM
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Wonderful job! Thanks for the pattern info, looks like a fun project.
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Old 10-22-2021, 04:09 AM
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Thank you for the pattern information, will definitely have to check it out. I'm thinking of incorporating the state parks fabric into each state.
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Old 10-22-2021, 04:10 AM
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great way to use up scraps. I'm working on a similar one. enjoy your quilt, you deserve to make on for yourself!
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Old 10-22-2021, 04:52 AM
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If interested there is a world map out there somewhere that's free too. I've been collecting fabrics for that pattern.
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Old 10-22-2021, 05:01 AM
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Very cute!
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Old 10-22-2021, 05:22 AM
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I made this a few years ago and my son is now using it to teach my granddaughter the states!! It was fun to make and yours is adorable!!
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Old 10-22-2021, 05:23 AM
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I love maps. Of any kind. I just tossed some of my sketches from High School and needed something to fill that space on the wall. Bought a wood framed map of Texas showing all Counties. Love your quilt!!
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Oh, wow, I really like that!
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Old 10-22-2021, 08:41 AM
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Well done! I might have to check that pattern out.
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