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A quilt for new grandson

Old 03-24-2014, 03:07 PM
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Default A quilt for new grandson

Well, the baby is 2 months old but just finished this. I did several things I've never tried before: I pre washed and starched all the fabric, I did not iron the fold in the binding, used silk thread to hand sew the binding on the back, did a very little bit of FMQ without a pattern. I usually have to trace pattern on thin tear away fabric and the stitch over the paper which is what I did for most of this quilting. Maybe someday I'll be able to just do it! The pattern is "jack and Jill" from Karipatch Designs.
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Old 03-24-2014, 03:13 PM
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So very cute!!!
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Old 03-24-2014, 03:16 PM
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Darling and imaginative quilt. Congratulations on the new baby.
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Old 03-24-2014, 03:21 PM
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Very pretty! Baby will love it!
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Old 03-24-2014, 03:23 PM
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Adorable. You did a great job in both the color choice, the piecing and the quilting. I'm sure the little guy will love it.
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I love, love, love this!!
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Old 03-24-2014, 04:00 PM
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This is so adorable!!! The boats and whales on the waves are a delightful touch! I love it!
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Old 03-24-2014, 04:05 PM
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I love it when people are creative and do unique things! Congratulations on a great quilt!
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Old 03-24-2014, 04:06 PM
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very cute... nicely done
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It's adorable!
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