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My NY Beauty Quilt! P.S. Put your sunglasses on:)

My NY Beauty Quilt! P.S. Put your sunglasses on:)

Old 09-29-2013, 04:05 PM
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Default My NY Beauty Quilt! P.S. Put your sunglasses on:)

I have been wanting to make a NY Beauty and finally made one! I used my favorite colors and designed this modern setting in EQ7. The PP part was lots of fun, but sewing curves was..umm..challenging although the more I sewed, the better it got! Quilting this baby was tons of fun although pebbling took A LONG time, and I mean a loooooong time. I decided to give the quilt rounded corners and added piping to the binding..all in all..I am in love with this quilt!

It measures 45'' and I was encouraged to enter it into our local guilds show, and to my shock it won an honorable mention amongst 468 beautiful quilts! I was sew shocked and so excited at the same time! It was a wonderful experience making and showing the quilt and now it hangs in my living room to remind that Florida is beautiful too
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Wow-,u did an awesome job.
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Old 09-29-2013, 04:12 PM
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What a cheeful quilt, just what one needs to look at in the cold, wet Winter.
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Old 09-29-2013, 04:33 PM
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Wonderful quilt that show cases sunshine perfectly!
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Old 09-29-2013, 04:43 PM
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​Of course it got a ribbon, it's wonderful!
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Old 09-29-2013, 04:49 PM
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Awesome patchwork, just wonderfully awesome quilting.
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Old 09-29-2013, 06:46 PM
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I think its "NY in the sunshine" .. beautiful! It was definitely "ribbon worthy".
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what a beauty! The brighter the better!!!
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Old 09-29-2013, 07:14 PM
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WOW! This is one beautiful and bright quilt.
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