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Orange and brown quilt is done!
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Date: 8/1/12 2:44 PM

Still nervous about using unwashed fabric, but this was jelly rolls and no way was I washing those first!

Remember the discussion about what will happen if you use some pre-washed and some unwashed fabric? Well I am about to find out! I had to use fabric from my stash that WAS pre-washed for the borders, we'll see how it comes out once it's dried.

Here are some pics of it done. I wrapped the fleece around to the front to bind it. My family LOVES the soft edge for cuddling purposes.

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Date: 8/1/12 2:50 PM

Very nice! Very pretty quilting. :)

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Date: 8/1/12 2:59 PM

It is quite lovely. Beautiful quilting!

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Date: 8/1/12 6:05 PM

Absolutely LOVE the color choice!

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Date: 8/1/12 6:10 PM

So pretty!

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Date: 8/1/12 6:59 PM

Looks fabulous! Still struck by how different it looks than anything I've seen. That's hard to achieve! Very vibrant and has that element of cleverness I most admire.

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Date: 8/1/12 7:23 PM

White for the binding is a very different choice. I like it. The stitching is superb.

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Date: 8/1/12 7:32 PM

Wow! That's gorgeous! I especially love the reverse stitching

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Date: 8/1/12 8:37 PM

I am sooo impressed by your quilting. Looks like you found a great method for doing that. Great work on those mitered borders too... and a fleece backing! Are you quilting with a sharp or a ballpoint to get through the fleece?

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Date: 8/1/12 11:10 PM

I hope it is just the camera/or my computer...but do I see color bleeds?
-- Edited on 8/2/12 9:56 AM --

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