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My Early 56th Anniversary Quilt

Old 05-29-2019, 10:42 AM
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Very elegant. The use of machine embroidery and then hand quilting is an excellent use of your array of skills.
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Old 05-29-2019, 10:46 AM
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Really lovely work!! Did you use a variegated thread on the embroidery?
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Old 05-29-2019, 11:48 AM
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Love the colors, fantastic such a large quilt, super hand quilting!
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Old 05-29-2019, 12:00 PM
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What a wonderful anniversary gift for you and hubby! It is absolutely gorgeous!
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Old 05-29-2019, 12:49 PM
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Very well done. Pattern and colors are beautiful.
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Old 05-29-2019, 01:10 PM
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Beautiful!!!
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Old 05-29-2019, 01:18 PM
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Happy Anniversary. On the 6th of June we will celebrate 55 years. Your quilt is stunning. Love everything about it. BrendaK
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Old 05-29-2019, 02:08 PM
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Originally Posted by Chris Anders View Post
My husband said I made quilts for others but had not made one for him and myself . So I decided I would try to make a quilt that would fit our bed. This was a challenge for me as I had not ever tried to make one this big lol. It is 114" X 100". Well this is how it turned out. My husband was very pleased with it so now I think I will try some pillow shams to match. I machine embroideries the plain squares and machined stitched the star blocks. Then hand quilted it. Kinda a proud of myself. 😊
Very, very nice. The largest quilt I've ever made is 120" x 108". It was quilted by the end of January and is still awaiting binding!
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So wonderful..... and you should be proud of yourself... it was a fantastic job!

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Old 05-29-2019, 04:13 PM
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It is gorgeous. I love the embroidery squares. Makes the quilt look a bit elegant.
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