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Old 10-25-2015, 09:38 AM
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Yesteday I posted one block from the shabby chic rag quilt I made for my GD and someone said they had seen one so I am posting several images of that quilt. What makes it shabby chic are the fabrics.
I hope this gives you some idea of what it looks like. I crocheted some rosette like little doilies and attach them to some of the blocks. Only a few, but it gave it sort of an antique look. I used pink flannel for the batting so it tied all the blocks and pastel colors together. I did not use the fabrics in the last photo they did not go with the rest of the fabrics. I do not know how to delete the photo, sorry.
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Old 10-25-2015, 09:44 AM
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Really stunning. Your GD is going to adore that quilt!
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OMG- I am so making one of these for my mom who is very into shabby chic! Thank you for the inspiration. Your quilt is beautiful!
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Very pretty and VERY girly! She's going to love it!
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Looks so soft and cuddly, a beautiful quilt.
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Ooh, that does look cozy!
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beautiful soft fabrics
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Old 10-25-2015, 11:43 AM
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Thank for posting the pix of the whole quilt. Its beautiful! Do you mean you used solid pink flannel for the back of all the blocks? Did you use flannel or batting inside? What size blocks did you use? I just adore your quilt! Thanks again for sharing.
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that is so nice, it reminds me of the chenille bedspreads we had when I was a kid.
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What a sweet quilt.
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