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Please Help with quilting design ideas!

Old 04-09-2021, 02:47 AM
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I hope the photo turns out. I had to resize....Anyway this is a baby Whale quilt. Please help me with a quilting design you think would look good. I was thinking of ocean waves or water designs. I will be free-motion quilting on my domestic sewing machine. Thank you for your ideas.
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Old 04-09-2021, 03:03 AM
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Your whale quilt is so cute. I like the idea of ocean waves. A friend made a quilt with fish, and quilted it using waves.
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Old 04-09-2021, 03:16 AM
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Simply adorable...yes, waves would be perfect. I have never used minky on the front of a quilt, only on the backing. How easy or difficult was it yo piece?
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Old 04-09-2021, 03:23 AM
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Your quilt and s so darling! And the texture on the whales is sweet! In my mind I see Seaweed! Making seaweed strands all over I think would be easy on a domestic machine be and cute too.

Please share photos when itís finished. It really is such a darling quilt!
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Old 04-09-2021, 04:13 AM
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I like your idea of ocean waves. You may want to include a water release through their blow holes for something different that could be a real fun design element.
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Old 04-09-2021, 04:52 AM
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That is just too cute!!

Waves (just wavy lines) would be perfect.
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Old 04-09-2021, 05:29 AM
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Very cute! Waves would look good. Do you plan to do edge to edge waves or outline stitch the whales and bubbles? Either way would be great.
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Old 04-09-2021, 06:05 AM
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That is so adorable! did you piece the circles in or applique them on? how was it working with the minky?
I would echo around the whales and bubbles and maybe add some interest at the blow hole spouts. otherwise some kind of wavy/water design would be great!
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Old 04-09-2021, 07:24 AM
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That's adorable.

I like this quilting (see the picture). It looks wavy and would be a snap to do on your domestic.

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Adorable, I would just do wavy lines all over.
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