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Need some advice on how to quilt this baby quilt!

Need some advice on how to quilt this baby quilt!

Old 05-30-2011, 04:34 PM
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I have just finished piecing this baby quilt. I believe the pattern is called Chinese Coins. I usually just stitch in the ditch or stipple my quilts but would love some suggestions on another way to quilt this. I recently bought some freezer paper and remember someone talking about using it to mark a quilting design, then pressing it onto your quilt and stitching the pattern. I'm not sure if my memory is correct on that. I would really appreciate some suggestions as I am ready to try something a little more challenging. This quilt is up on my design board. The borders are white and are a little hard to see in this picture.
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Old 05-30-2011, 04:37 PM
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try the first one here


I also like a design I saw in a magazine. It was just large random "S"s everywhere and in other directions.
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I love it! How about a vine with flowers and/or leaves?
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Old 05-30-2011, 04:53 PM
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Use a verigated thread containing the colors of your quilt.
Use a binding made with pieces of those same fabrics &
it will look fantastic with meandering pattern quilting.
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Old 05-30-2011, 05:00 PM
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I would meander it personally. And use the brightest variegated thread you can find. It will look great on the white and bring the colors together.
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Old 05-30-2011, 06:28 PM
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Love the leaves, must try that some time.
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Old 05-30-2011, 07:22 PM
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Think I'd put some bubbles on it.
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Old 05-30-2011, 08:33 PM
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I think some swirlies/loops/leaves/flowers would look great such as a pattern by Jackie Brown on www.longarmsupplies.net called Leaves In The Wind.
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Old 05-30-2011, 08:35 PM
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I love it!
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Old 05-30-2011, 10:08 PM
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I am not sure how to quilt it, but I did want to say it is a very pretty quilt.
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