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Old 03-18-2011, 03:33 AM
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I Must say, that after all the quilts I have finished, this one is one that I am extremly proud of. I have used so many techniques that I learned about from all of you.
1. I used the 1/4 footthat I would not have looked for in my box of feet that came with my machine if someone on here did not brng it up. It made it so much easier to make sure that I kept my seems true the all the way through.
2. I finally have a boarder that is put on the correct way. I have tried different techniques and finally got it... So proud...
3. I did an all over miandering quilting on it to hide the fact that my squares where not quiet squares. One of those things that nobody will notice but me... :-) I do not know if I actually "like" the look of the quilting now, but what is done is done.
This quilt will be raffled off for the army to support the service members in need. I did it last year and raised $375.00 .

YOu can see the backing on this one.
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Close up of the block
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I think next time I will try to do a pattern that will enhance the block. I finally "get" that part of it when I finished thie meandering. LOL
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Old 03-18-2011, 03:40 AM
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You did a great job. Love it!
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Old 03-18-2011, 03:47 AM
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I agree great job!!!
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Old 03-18-2011, 03:58 AM
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I think your quilting is great. The quilt is awesome. I hope it brings in lots of funds.
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great quilt for a great cause - hope it brings in lots of $$$
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Old 03-18-2011, 04:05 AM
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Love the quilt. You did a great job and we all learn as we go along.
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Old 03-18-2011, 05:23 AM
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Great job! What a wonderful cause it was done for.
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Looks fantastic! I hope you top last year's!!!
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Good cause and great quilt.
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Beautiful quilt/great cause. Thanks for sharing with us.
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