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    Old 08-06-2013, 02:00 PM
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    I am glad you caught the error, before the quilt is finished, so that you can correct the block placement. I have "been there and done that" too. It would bother me not to fix it, at the present stage. While it may not be easy to rip and resew, you know that you would forever glare at the error if you did not. Good luck on finishing the beautiful quilt.
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    Old 08-06-2013, 04:42 PM
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    Call it your "Humility" block.

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    Old 08-07-2013, 02:06 AM
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    Isn't it always the way that it is in the middle and not the edge
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    Old 08-07-2013, 03:06 AM
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    I'd be more inclined to leave it there - nothing is perfect, least of all any quilt I've ever made. I think it gives your quilt 'character' !!
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    Old 08-07-2013, 03:10 AM
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    I can see it and if it bothers you, you are right to fix it.
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    Old 08-07-2013, 03:16 AM
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    I can see it. I have to tell you I made a miniature pinwheel wall hanging for our camper. Quilted it, put the binding on and hung it up. A few weeks later I noticed I had turned one of the pinwheels the wrong way. I meant to do that, ha.
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    Old 08-07-2013, 03:33 AM
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    Opps, even with the boo-boo it is a great quilt.
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    Old 08-07-2013, 03:33 AM
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    I feel that could be your "humbility" block. Sometimes we all need a little nudge to not be so hard on ourselves.
    If you hadn't specifically mentioned where to look ..... I doubt many of us would have noticed it. Striking quilt.
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    Old 08-07-2013, 04:09 AM
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    Great job on the quilt! An easy fix.
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    Old 08-07-2013, 04:34 AM
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    Found it but I had to search. Join the crowd of regular inventive and perhaps slightly imperfect quilters. Tee-Hee! Lovely quilt just the same. I love the humilitiy block concept.
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