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Old 05-02-2011, 07:36 AM
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there is a bit of a funny story attached to this quilt - the pattern asked for approx 4 yds of various fabrics - so I looked at all the odds and ends of fabric I wanted to use and thought there is no way I can work out if I have enough BUT I did have a 1/2 yard complete - so out came the kitchen scales and I weighed the 1/2 yard and with that weight worked out how heavy 4 yards would be and then added enough fabric to bring it up to 4 yards - the fabric was all from the same range and ta da - it worked!!!
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Old 05-02-2011, 07:39 AM
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Very nice quilt and clever of you to figure this out. I want to make one of these and this encourages me to move forward. Thank you for sharing.
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Old 05-02-2011, 07:43 AM
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Great quilt and great story -- I will have to remember that!
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Old 05-02-2011, 07:54 AM
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Love the quilt and your quilting!:) Another on my never ending List of quilts to do.
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Old 05-02-2011, 07:56 AM
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I love it!! :thumbup:
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Old 05-02-2011, 08:18 AM
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Too cool, nicely done.
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Old 05-02-2011, 08:28 AM
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I love your quilt.. that was a favorite of my grandmother she loved to use all the bits up with that pattern
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Great I love it.
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Old 05-02-2011, 08:50 AM
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I have one in black almost finished. Really like the white too! I got side tracked with quilts for Japan, then mothers day quilt, now tornado victims. Someday I ll finish it. It took along time to piece, mine is queen size.
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Lovely quilt! Clever!
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