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wraez 07-18-2012 05:07 PM

Spring Splash for my MIL
 
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I started this quilt several years ago and finally finished it last month to take to Ohio to give to my MIL who was turning 90. No it wasn't difficult to make but it got misplaced a few times with moves. I also started it b4 I discovered Warm and Natural and wasn't happy with the loft creating wrinkles. I originally wanted to quilt hearts in the spaces around the Ohio star but a friend suggested I do the echo quilting. I think hearts would have been better but my MIL still loved it and I did include some decorative stitched hearts on her label (that had been put on 3 yrs ago ! :p )
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Elise1 07-18-2012 05:10 PM

Beautiful quilt. I love your fabric choice. I'm sure your MIL will treasure it.

sunbonnet 07-18-2012 05:11 PM

Love it!!!!!

burchquilts 07-18-2012 05:26 PM


Originally Posted by Elise1 (Post 5376166)
Beautiful quilt. I love your fabric choice. I'm sure your MIL will treasure it.

I love that fabric, too! This is a beautiful gift for you MIL... no wonder she's crazy about it!

DebraK 07-18-2012 05:41 PM

That came out great! I love that pattern. I'm going to have to dig it out and make some more. Thanks for the reminder ;-)

Grandma Peg 07-18-2012 05:42 PM

Very pretty quilt and what a nice gift.

Nanaquilts44 07-18-2012 06:37 PM

Very pretty quilt! The colors are just lovely. I know your MIL is proud to have it.

Diane007 07-18-2012 07:09 PM

very nice....

rrhaigh 07-18-2012 07:35 PM

Beautiful quilt. Glad you got it finished for your MIL to enjoy - I bet she is very pleased. It is far too pretty to be hiding away as a UFO! Great job.

EvelynJ 07-18-2012 10:36 PM

What a wonderful birthday gift. I can see why your MIL loved it. I think it would have looked just as beautiful with hearts. Sometimes we just have to take our own path despite what others say.


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