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Old 04-03-2011, 04:34 AM
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Wow, I would have never tackled that. Great job
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Old 04-03-2011, 04:46 AM
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Could you PLEASE re-name it Sensational Sylvia now that it's finished!!! :D:D
Absolutely stunning!!!!!!!! Oh, that's another word you could use lol
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Old 04-03-2011, 04:49 AM
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Originally Posted by MTS
Originally Posted by Cuilteanna
So why am I even glancing at the Dear Jane book??!
'Cause you're a masochist? ;-) ;-) ;-)

The quilt is fabulous, and clearly was a lot of work. I'm a huge fan of simple, solid, wide borders - it really makes teh viewer focus in on the blocks and frames them beautifully.

What's the finished size of the blocks?
The blocks finish at 6 inches. My borders are really a dark batik, though they show as black. It is meant to have multiple borders, but I decided to skip that part, LOL.
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Old 04-03-2011, 04:50 AM
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Wow that's beautiful....and bravo for sticking to one project
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Old 04-03-2011, 04:51 AM
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Fabulous quilt! Your Sylvia is beautiful! I like your use of colors too! :)
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Old 04-03-2011, 04:52 AM
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Originally Posted by Murphy
OMG, this is an awesome quilt. Stupid it isn't; gorgeous it is. Thank you for sharing.
I agree wholeheartedly but what a lot of work my goodness I can see why you could get frustrated with it, but oh it was worth the effort WELL DONE
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Old 04-03-2011, 04:58 AM
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It's beautiful and inspiring!! Thanks for being an example of perseverance!! :)
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Old 04-03-2011, 05:01 AM
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What a stunning quilt. I admire the willpower to stick to one project. Great job.
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Old 04-03-2011, 05:09 AM
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I am so in awe of your tremendous
and labor intensive project. What
an accomplishment. I had a good
laugh when your next words were
Dear Jane........you need a break.
Truly magnificent.
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The trip may have been harrowing, but the end result is something you can be very proud of.
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