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Old 03-25-2021, 01:26 PM
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One year from picking up t-shirts to delivering the completed quilt. My granddaughter played soccer and lacrosse for 15 years. This was one of the biggest challenges I've faced as a quilter but wow - did I ever learn a lot! This is the front, back, and a close-up of the center showing the quilting which was done as circles to look like balls.
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Old 03-25-2021, 02:27 PM
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Nice job. I have made a few of those t-shirt quilts as well. She will love it.
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Old 03-25-2021, 02:56 PM
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she will love it. great job!
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Old 03-25-2021, 03:04 PM
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Great T shirt quilt!
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Old 03-25-2021, 05:36 PM
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Fabulous T shirt quilt!
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Old 03-25-2021, 11:09 PM
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That's terrific and I'll bet she loves it! I've never tried one of these and they sound very difficult, so I probably never will.

You've done a very nice job of putting them all together. It looks professional and smooth.
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Old 03-26-2021, 03:15 AM
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Great job!

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Old 03-26-2021, 03:37 AM
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Exceptional work. I rarely see T-shirt quilts without sashing and borders but yours certainly worked well without it...and so many T-shirts to play with. Your GD is going to cherish it. Awesome job!
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Old 03-26-2021, 05:09 AM
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I made a deal with my husband that if he would clean out his t-shirt drawers filled with t-shirts he will never wear, I would make a quilt. Yours is a great inspiration!
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Old 03-26-2021, 05:57 AM
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You did a great job on this one. Your gd will be so pleased. It is a difficult challenge to do t-shirts sometimes and you mastered it.
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