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mrsj82 10-05-2009 06:54 PM

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24 hours from start to finish. Including sleep, making dinner, and taking some breaks to watch TV. That will tell you how fast this one goes together!

This one is for me! I used the "garden trellice" pattern out of the Jellyroll book that I have. I used fat quarters instead of a jelly roll simply because I didn't have one. This pattern goes together so quickly!

It's also a scrap buster as I used pieces from my stash for the borders and backing. I realized that I didn't have any batting, so I used some old curtains I made a long time ago that were sun faded and depressing...and I knew I'd never use them again...so they went on the inside of the quilt!

The finished size is 57''X64. Perfect to throw over me while laying on the couch. The fall is here and it's cold, so this was just in time.

What do you think?

Me peeking out over the top...

My quilt inspector, Milo. She seems to think this one is for her. As soon as I spread it on the bed, she jumped up and has refused to move ever since...

sharon b 10-05-2009 07:01 PM

Love it :lol: I may have to get that book :mrgreen:

sapdoggie 10-05-2009 07:04 PM

Your quilt inspector has impeccable taste. Great job!!

Eddie 10-05-2009 07:04 PM

Excellent work! I made a quilt for my youngest daughter using that same pattern from that book. You did a great job on it, and I really like the tied quilting.

BlueChicken 10-05-2009 07:48 PM

That's gorgeous... and so quick!!

littlehud 10-05-2009 08:10 PM

That is beautiful and goes together so quick. I'm afraid you have lost it to the quilt inspector though.

k3n 10-05-2009 11:21 PM

How beautiful, can't believe how quick you did it! Maybe Milo will let YOU lie under it if she can lay on top of it! :wink: :lol:

Quilt4u 10-06-2009 01:23 AM

Very nice.

key4unc 10-06-2009 02:21 AM

I like the colors. It looks very Fall-ish. Are you sure you're going to be able to get it away from Milo?

tlrnhi 10-06-2009 03:44 AM

Perfect!! I think Milo thinks so too! She's cute!

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