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QOV for retiring officer

Old 04-22-2019, 10:00 AM
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This is for a dear friend who will be retiring soon from the Canadian Armed Forces. He has dedicated
over 35 years of service and sacrificed much time with his family to proudly serve his country.

Quilt design was inspired by Debbie Mum’s Apples and Bars quilt. I swapped out appliquéd apples in the setting triangles for Big Stitched maple leaves in #8 Perle cotton.

Quilt is simply quilted with diagonal serpentine lines with my walking foot on my domestic sewing machine.
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Old 04-22-2019, 10:04 AM
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Lovely quilt, I am sure he will appreciate all your hard work!
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Old 04-22-2019, 10:14 AM
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I love it and so will your dear friend!
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Old 04-22-2019, 10:43 AM
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I'm sure your friend will love it, I certainly do. Beautiful quilt
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Old 04-22-2019, 10:59 AM
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Lovely QOV!
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Old 04-22-2019, 11:03 AM
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OhCanada .... Perfectly Oh Canadian!
The maple leaves are a perfect twist on the original pattern.
Certainly a nice tribute to one of our retiring armed forces members.

Curious here ... did you go with a Canadian print for the backing?
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Old 04-22-2019, 12:13 PM
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What a lovely QOV! Well done.
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Old 04-22-2019, 12:56 PM
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Great quilt!!!
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Old 04-22-2019, 01:59 PM
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Nice masculine looking quilt. I love your big stitched maple leaves, yes..very Canadian. I am sure he will be thrilled with it!
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what a nice gift. I love your maple leaves
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