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    Beautiful. What a great source of unusual fabric
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    That is very elegant. I could stare at it for hours!

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    I think it is beautiful

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    that is wonderful. nice job. and great idea
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    It is scrumptious!!!

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    Beautiful!!!
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    Will look beautiful when finished. Maye sure you post a finished pic!

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    Great Idea!
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    What do I think of it??? what else but beautiful. Colors blend so well together.

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    Lookjing forward to seeing your finished project!

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    Can't wait to see the finished project. Great idea. Will make a pretty wall hanging.

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    I miss sample books..NO fabric stores here...those are stunning..and SILK....wow...just be sure to stabilize the silk before you cut it!

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    Are you sure you aren't a New Englander??? (wish my mind worked that way)

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    I think it's the most luscious thing I've seen!

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    Oh mt, I can't wait to see it finished. it will be totaly beautiful.
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    I think it'll be awesome!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rose_P View Post
    I rescued a much more recent fabric sample book a few years ago, and would love to play with the fabrics, but found that they are attached to paper on the back using some kind of thick glue, and I haven't found any way to get that off.
    I've had success with steaming and then letting them sit if the paper doesn't come off. Sometimes I've had to steam 2 or 3 times before the glue lets go. I've used these squares in making doll costumes

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    Oh my....this is going to be gorgeous!
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    I think you are extremely talented and creative. Your idea is excellent, and the fabrics are just beautiful!

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    I just love it...........

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    Colors and layout are wonderful. Looking forward to seeing it finished. Great find and clever lady.
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    Wow, I think it's beautiful!

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    Quote Originally Posted by lillybeck View Post
    This is going to be beautiful. What a great idea. I think outside the box also and sometimes people think I am nuts before they see the finished product.
    Char - I love your quilt.

    Lillybeck - Isn't it fun to see how people react when they see the out of the box results?

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    This is really going to be sharp! I love how the darker just highlights the softer inside squares. Great find!

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    Those silks are absolutely gorgeous - what a great find.

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