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  • A vintage Double Wedding Ring (DWR) for a friend -- quilted by Dee

    Old 01-10-2013, 05:19 PM
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    Default A vintage Double Wedding Ring (DWR) for a friend -- quilted by Dee

    I just got this quilt off the machine. My BFF found this top at an estate sale over 20 yrs ago -----for (drum roll)... $.25 --- that's 25 CENTS!!!! It was hand pieced......and had a LOT of issues. I was able to finally get it to lay flat, though I think it has a record number of "pleats" to get it to lay flat. I'll be tacking those down and binding it in the future. It's about 80 x 90" or so. I LOVED doing this -- the fabrics were beautiful! Oh -- this is all freehand.....no computer .....
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    Old 01-10-2013, 05:22 PM
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    Wow...I hope whoever made that quilt did some haunting..25cents??? Your quilting is beautiful!
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    Old 01-10-2013, 05:26 PM
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    Really is beautiful!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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    Old 01-10-2013, 05:30 PM
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    Beautiful quilt and you did a great job finishing this. To think she paid a quarter for it. Your friend is going to love it.
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    I love this quilt and am so glad it found a deserving home. How sad that all that work was sold for 25 cents.
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    wonderful job you did on this precious quilt.
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    Old 01-10-2013, 09:13 PM
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    A lot of hours and dedication went into this top -- and your caring takes it to the next level....may you slept well under this for years to come.
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    What a nice gift.
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    Old 01-10-2013, 09:25 PM
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    Love the fabrics and your quilting too!
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