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Date: 11/11/12 10:53 AM

I pieced this scrappy top at the beginning of the year, had it about 1/3 of the way quilted and noticed my tension was whacked. I'd used black thread (on black fabric) and I just couldn't see it well enough to frog it, so I ended up scalping it... that was the first time I'd ever resorted to a razor blade!

Then I reloaded it and quilted it, so at long last it's done! This pattern is called "Flower Boxes" by Heather Mulder Peterson. I used up some of my really old scraps in this one!


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Date: 11/11/12 11:22 AM

Very pretty...that is one I would actually use, too!

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Date: 11/11/12 11:36 AM

Very nice CJ

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Date: 11/11/12 12:22 PM

LOVE it! Worth the scalping. I have a crib-sized quilt waiting for that treatment. Funny I always have something I'd rather do...

The black is great, I never tire of squares, and the quilting is excellent, worth the effort.

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Date: 11/11/12 12:43 PM

Really attractive! I'm not a quilted, but your quilt made me think, maybe?

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Date: 11/11/12 1:45 PM

Quote: Changma
Very pretty...that is one I would actually use, too!

Thanks everyone! I use all my quilts, they're made to be used, abused and enjoyed :). Once they get too ratty for the house, they go in our vehicles. Picnic blankets, road trips, whatever :).

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Date: 11/11/12 2:03 PM

That is a stunning quilt! Love the fabrics.

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Date: 11/11/12 2:22 PM

I LOVE the pattern and the choice of fabrics was really inspired.
Lovely work on your part. It's great to see what can be accomplished.

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Date: 11/11/12 3:07 PM

Great work!

What batting did you use - it looks like it has some real loft to it?

I love the black -

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Date: 11/11/12 3:10 PM

Very attractive quilt!

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