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GeriP 07-21-2010 10:46 AM

That is so pretty and clever. Thanks for sharing.

omak 07-21-2010 11:56 AM

VERY clever! <wave>

fleurdelisquilts.com 07-21-2010 12:55 PM

Since I do lots of applique, I can see myself using this idea many, many times.

fleurdelisquilts.com 07-21-2010 12:55 PM

Oops, too quick on the send...thanks so very much.

MaryAnna 07-21-2010 04:40 PM

What a great idea! Thanks for sharing!
Kind Regards,
MaryAnna

theresse 07-21-2010 07:25 PM

Hey I really like that I have some salvage saved, I'll be working on them soon.

quilterjeri 07-21-2010 08:14 PM

Thanks for the idea! I'm always looking for leaf fabrics, and these would make great appliques!

zz-pd 07-21-2010 11:33 PM

I really like it, Thank you for doing this, and God bless.

roolen 07-22-2010 05:19 AM

Thank you for all your comments :)!

Quilting Nana 07-22-2010 06:58 AM

I love your tut what a great idea.
I just noticed that you are from Russia. Wow this quilting board is really world wide.
I love it.

sewnsew 07-22-2010 07:00 AM

Amazing ! We quilters don't waste anything, do we? Thanks for sharing.

Grama Lehr 07-22-2010 07:00 AM

I'm going to give that a try!! :shock: Thanks for sharing!!

stillwaters 07-22-2010 05:25 PM

Love your leaves!!! Thanks so much!

quilt queen 2 07-22-2010 08:18 PM

Thank you so much this is such a great idea I can see may uses for these leaves!

Dee 07-22-2010 08:25 PM

Thanks for sharing. What a great idea.

roolen 07-23-2010 07:32 AM


Originally Posted by Quilting Nana
I love your tut what a great idea.
I just noticed that you are from Russia. Wow this quilting board is really world wide.

Yes, I live in Russia.
Nice to meet new friends on quilting board!

:thumbup:

jdavis 07-24-2010 11:29 AM

How cute is that! Thanks for posting! I can see where the idea would also work for pine trees.

sweetie2693 07-24-2010 01:29 PM

You could also tweak the idea and make hearts instead.

belindanalya 07-25-2010 10:16 AM

have seen your blog, very inspiring...thanks for put the picture..

wudbquilter 07-28-2010 06:03 AM

a really neat idea I sure learn lots on this site have booked mark tks

montanaquilter 07-28-2010 06:05 AM

such an awesome idea! thanks so much for sharing. Going to have to bookmark this for sure.

QweenBee 08-05-2010 03:26 AM

OH MY! I LOVE IT!! :thumbup:

gramma8 08-07-2010 06:19 PM

I bookmarked this one for sure! I hate to throw anything away, and this answered my question as to what can I do with these selvedges?

Thanks for showing us this tip.

Mousie 08-07-2010 06:25 PM

another really green idea...great! :XD:

ladyredhawk 08-09-2010 07:54 PM

ty that is pretty

Farmer Girl 08-10-2010 05:32 AM

Thanks for the tutorial. I can think of many uses for these.

nellie 08-11-2010 10:06 PM

wow thats so cool

Rainbow 09-11-2010 05:16 PM

So simple...but so GREAT !!!! Thanks !!!

Bobby 09-12-2010 01:11 PM

very pretty, I am impressed! bobby

Bobby 09-12-2010 01:21 PM

Wide even hallo zeggen. Ik ben in Sliedrecht ZH geboren en woon all sinds 1961 in Amerika . Dag hoor! Bobby

Rainbow 09-12-2010 05:26 PM

WHAT ??

Originally Posted by Bobby
Wide even hallo zeggen. Ik ben in Sliedrecht ZH geboren en woon all sinds 1961 in Amerika . Dag hoor! Bobby


Evelynquilts 09-13-2010 11:19 AM

how pretty... :-)

Gidget 09-13-2010 05:55 PM

This is a great idea. There are a lot of small projects and even gift ideas that could use such cute embellishments!

Matilda 09-13-2010 08:23 PM

Very cute!! I really like that!

Ramona Byrd 09-13-2010 08:31 PM

Hey, that's real pretty. So clever, I'd never have thought of doing it that way. Congratulations for using it up and doing such a neat job!

bjnicholson 09-13-2010 08:36 PM

That is a really cool trick! Love the leaves.

rootyr 09-16-2010 11:04 AM

How clever!

maggie2122 09-16-2010 10:30 PM

Love the leaves. Thanks for sharing.

Berta48 09-17-2010 07:41 PM

I love this idea.However I am a newbie would you please give instuctions on the width & length of the fabric strips and what angle are they cut at?PLEASE:)

Aunt Retta 09-18-2010 08:58 PM

How cool! I love it! I can do that! Thank you!


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