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No-Curves Double Double Wedding Ring Quilt

Old 03-03-2011, 02:19 PM
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Here's the double-wedding ring quilt I made back in 2000 for a wonderful young German couple who lived with us for a year. I've since made (much simpler) quilts for their twins, and am struggling over a lone-star for their daughter.

As promised I am also including the templates used, so you can see how there are no curves. Just, um, TONS of small pieces. Each 12-inch square contains 88 pieces. There is NO fast-quilting in this beast.

What's really groovy about this DWR quilt is that the "background" is another set of rings, so it's really a double-double wedding ring quilt.

Completed double-double wedding ring
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Very pretty.
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Absolutely gorgeous, great colors too.
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This is very beautiful and an incredible piece of work. Thank you so much for sharing.
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This is very interesting to me. I am wanting to do one out of teal fabrics, king-sized. How large are your blocks, if you don't mind me asking. Thanks
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Wow that is one fabulous quilt!!!
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Very nice!
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WOW!! It is beautiful. Looks like a person needs lots of patience to do this one!! You certainly did a great job on it!
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Holy Macaroni! Hats off to you to for taking on this project which turned out to be so beautiful. I know I could never stick with it.
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Simply stunning! Wow!
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