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    Old 04-30-2013, 08:53 AM
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    Default Three minis of three lap quilts for three "kids"

    [ATTACH=CONFIG]410903[/ATTACH]In the fall of 2011 the quilting adventure began (again) for me, this time in a class. Our assigned beginner quilt was a lap or crib size quilt. I started one for my daughter, and simultaneously began one for my second son. Then I felt that #1 son needed one, as well. From the scraps gathered I cut enough to do mini quilts of each. Finally finished the third miniature this week. (April 2013!) Here they are on our mantel...each representing a household no longer by our hearth, except on very special occasions.
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    Old 04-30-2013, 08:57 AM
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    Great job, they are so pretty.
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    Old 04-30-2013, 09:44 AM
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    I love this idea! Makes me want to do the same.
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    Old 04-30-2013, 10:30 AM
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    nicely done... i like the middle one the best.
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    Old 04-30-2013, 10:50 AM
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    Very pretty. I don't have patience to do mini's. You have done a great job on them.
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    Old 04-30-2013, 11:59 AM
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    nice

    I like the quilting on the middle one
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    Old 04-30-2013, 03:52 PM
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    They are so very pretty.
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    Old 04-30-2013, 06:16 PM
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    Wonderful job and a great memento from the quilts you made as well.
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    Old 04-30-2013, 06:19 PM
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    I love these and the idea of making miniatures of your quilts to remember them.

    Cheers, K
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    Old 04-30-2013, 07:12 PM
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    What a great idea! I love minis best - but never thought to make them of my "special" people's quilts. I am lucky to have two out of three still within 20 minutes of me. But I will remember this in the future. Thank you. And they are great!
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