Old 03-04-2015, 05:20 AM
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This is a quilt I made a year ago and thank goodness one of my friends saw it and wanted it. The colors were not what I envisioned and I was disappointed in it. It is a lap quilt. Hand pieced and hand quilted.

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Old 03-04-2015, 05:23 AM
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It is bold and bright but you found someone who will treasure this quilt and that is what is most important with the ones we don't want to keep.
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Old 03-04-2015, 05:26 AM
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Hand pieced and hand quilted? Wow! It is a great sampler quilt and you did a fabulous job. Kudos for continuing even tho you did not care for the colours. Your friend is a very lucky person.
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Old 03-04-2015, 05:39 AM
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Bright, bold and sunny colors. We sure can use some of that after the winter we are having!
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Old 03-04-2015, 05:40 AM
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it is 'loud' for sure, but it is beautifully done. i love orange, so this would be fine for me... glad your friend likes it
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Old 03-04-2015, 06:09 AM
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I LOVE it!! the various shades of orange/coral/red and yellow pop in a pleasing way not a clashing or garrish way. very harmonious and this really inspires me to use those colors in my next quilt!! Completely by hand!! What a lucky friend you have!
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Old 03-04-2015, 06:11 AM
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What a beauty! I see some "sun-goddess" basking on it.
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Old 03-04-2015, 06:17 AM
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I love the blocks patterns and the narrow sashing. I like red orange and yellow but whooo it is a spicy nacho!

Hand pieced and quilted is a wonderful thing, very special gift!
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Old 03-04-2015, 06:34 AM
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I think it's very pretty!
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Old 03-04-2015, 06:47 AM
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You did a wonderful job. Not my colors,'s a beautiful quilt. I know that it brighten your friends day. BrendaK
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