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Old 03-30-2021, 07:16 AM
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I was just ready to start this MSQC quilt from my 30s scraps when my best friend from HS lost her husband of 48 yrs. to a massive stroke in his sleep. I have done Prayer Shawls before but it take me forever, so I decided to make her this quilt as a warm hug from all those that love her. She and her DH loved their flowers and would spend time together watching the birds at the feeder while they drank their morning coffee. I ordered a pantograph of flying birds and finished quilting it this weekend. I hope it provides comfort and memories of all the great times they spent together.
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Old 03-30-2021, 07:36 AM
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Lovely quilt and gift!
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Old 03-30-2021, 07:56 AM
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Sweet of you. It's a lovely quilt and will be a great comfort to your friend, reminding her of good memories and the love you made it with.
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Old 03-30-2021, 08:28 AM
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Wow.... that is so special! What a great friend you are.
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What a lovely and thoughtful gift. I hope it brings her much comfort.
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What a wonderful quilt to gift to your friend. It will be a comfort to her for a long time to come. This quilt is so pretty that I can see her picking it up for the stars and the birds that will be on the quilting and being refreshed.
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such a pretty quilt. i'm sure she will appreciate it. given with hugs.
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Old 03-30-2021, 04:19 PM
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Beautiful quilt, sounds perfect for your friend.
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Old 03-30-2021, 06:19 PM
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What a thoughtful gift! I’m sure it will bring her comfort and joy. Good job!
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lovely quilt! she is blessed to received it
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