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    Old 03-02-2008, 08:29 AM
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    **Update**
    I just wanted to say a big Thank You! to everyone who PM'd me for mom's address. she is going to be soooooooo excited!




    I just had to post pictures of my mom's first quilt! She's 83. If anyone would like to send any kind of small scraps for her, please PM me. I'd be happy to send you fq's in return. She's having so much fun, it's wonderful to see her excited about her new obsession! She is sewing this all by hand! This one took her two weeks.
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    Old 03-02-2008, 08:37 AM
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    How pretty! I love scrap quilts! I'd love to send your mom some scraps for her quilt. Just PM me with her address.
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    Old 03-02-2008, 09:13 AM
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    I'd also send your mom some scraps. Give me a pm. What size are those squares. I love the quilt and I think that your Mom did a great job.
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    Old 03-02-2008, 09:28 AM
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    It is beautiful:) What size squares are those? If I can help I will.:)
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    Old 03-02-2008, 10:16 AM
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    What a knockout beautiful quilt; yes indeed I'd love to send her an envelope full of material and tell her so, though honestly I'd not be asking for anything in return. If you send me the address, I'll pop it in the mail asap. :thumbup:
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    Old 03-02-2008, 10:30 AM
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    That is one gorgeous quilt!! I love the no border look too!!

    :thumbup: :-D :thumbup: :-D

    When I looked again I noticed they are all 4 patches!! Wow!!
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    Old 03-02-2008, 10:51 AM
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    Gorgeous quilt! How big are the individual squares? PM your address and I'll contribute. I've got lots of scraps that are begging for a project!
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    Old 03-02-2008, 11:14 AM
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    Wow. The quilt is great. Let me know more details of what she wants and I will help. I can cut squares any size or I have lots of 4" squares I would love to give her. Let me know.
    Judy in Ohio

    P.S. We'd love to see a picture of her with the quilt. It would just be great to have a face to go with the quilt.
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    Tell your mother SHE ROCKS!!! That is one fantabulous quilt!!!

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    Old 03-02-2008, 01:20 PM
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    That is just F A B U L O U S.... I just love it .. but most of all I am happy she loves her new obsession!
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