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Thread: Red, white and black for my not so grown up grandson

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    Super Member fayzer's Avatar
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    Red, white and black for my not so grown up grandson

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Size:  1.45 MBQuilt pattern is Stairway to Fortune but I named it "Catnap" because of the cat fabric and because his sweet kitty. I love surprises on the back of the quilt. It makes it reversible.
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    beautiful quilt---and love the surprise backing!

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    I love this quilt! Wow what a grand piece of art!
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    What a great quilt for him, he'll love it! Perfect backing!
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    good job! love the back
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    Love it....made me smile to see the backing!!!

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    Love your color scheme and the surprise back. I hope your grandson appreciates your work, too.
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    That is a great quilt! I really like how you staged your quilt for the picture too, very attractive. I love the sock monkey fabric on the back!

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    That is great!!! Love the pattern and the fabrics you used.
    enjoy your life...it's the only one you have!!!
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    I like it! Very clever.
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    Really striking quilt with those colors and I love the sock monkey backing!
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    P. C.

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    Beautiful quilt! Got a chuckle out of the fun backing!
    Helen T.

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    Really nice quilt! I love the surprise backing!

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    I love your quilt, and your choice for the backing is wonderful!!

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    Very cool monkey quilt! Love the top you put with it!
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    Beautiful
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    Black red and white quilts are amongst my faves! Your surprise backing really makes this special. Your GS is going to love it.
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    Absolutely Love it!!! Makes me want to try that color combo.
    so many quilts to make, so little time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ube quilting View Post
    Very cool monkey quilt! Love the top you put with it!
    HA-ha-ha. Too funny ube quilting. Thanks everyone. I loved making this quilt. I didn't use the pattern, just saw a picture and winged it. I just HAD to have the sock monkey backing.

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    Great use of the black, white and red fabrics!! Love your backing -- he can keep it a secret and it is fun. Great job!!
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    Beautiful quilt!

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    Love your quilt!!!I too am making a red and black quilt for my nephew!!! I have'nt started it yet but have all the fabric for it and the pattern picked out for it !!!!!I need to get started on it!!!!!

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    Very pretty.

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    Love the red,white and black. My daughter would love the backing as she collects sock monkeys.
    Aunt Janey

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    That is beautiful and I love the colors.
    May Everyone have a Blessed and Bountiful 2012..Teresa

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