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Old 03-07-2012, 04:43 PM
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A friend of mine found these blocks that his mom made..and I am putting them in a quilt for him....and I am doing quilt as you go...I do not think the quilt is going to be that big....more like a wall hanging but we shall see
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Old 03-07-2012, 04:49 PM
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Those are lovely blocks. So nice of you to do this. How many blocks are there?
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Old 03-07-2012, 04:53 PM
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I really like the blocks that you are making great job
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Old 03-07-2012, 04:55 PM
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There is only 10 blocks...and one is made really poorly it is off by a 1/2 inch...I need to figure out how I am going to fix it..without tearing the block apart.. I do not want to have to take out stitching she put in....My friend asked for her name on a block with her birthdate as well as her death date on it. that will be the center block...
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Really nice, how sweet of you!!
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Old 03-07-2012, 07:28 PM
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that will be a nice remembrance for your friend
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Beautiful.
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Very nice block and so nice of you to do for your friend. Good luck.
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It is sweet of you to do this for your friend.
You could use a strip of fabric to match. Or
maybe a deeper blue or black to make it pop.
Look forward to seeing it finished.
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