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Old 09-08-2019, 12:07 PM
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I have pieced this quilt top for my sister using scraps or other bits from my stash. The only thing I have purchased is extra wide backing. It will be a large ‘sofa’ quilt and measures 58x62.

I plan on using polyester batting for the first time (rather than my usual cotton) as it will be warmer and she is always cold! I hope the central pinwheels will stand out more after quilting.
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Old 09-08-2019, 12:31 PM
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​Cute top!
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Old 09-08-2019, 01:04 PM
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Pretty colours!
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Old 09-08-2019, 02:36 PM
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Very pretty top!
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Old 09-08-2019, 02:44 PM
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It is beautiful. I am sure your sister will love it!
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Nice quilt - but - I did not know that polyester was warmer than cotton batting?
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Very pretty. Your sister will love it!
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Beautiful quilt and great colors.
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No way is polyester batting warmer than 100% cotton-IMHO. Nothing beats 100% cotton except maybe 100% wool but I don’t live in Alaska or
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