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Date: 1/25/13 10:54 AM

After three years in the making I finished machine quilting a baby quilt. I started quilting this about 3 years ago. Lily is now three.
Better late than never?

What made it a chore was the outside boarder. I cross hatched the middle then used this curving border that had 8 rows of stitching going in big and little curves. I lost the boarder stencil so had to copy it off of what I did before I set it aside 3 years ago. Another UFO off the list.

It feels good.

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Date: 1/25/13 11:02 AM

Pictures. We want pictures. Congrats on finishing it.

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Date: 1/25/13 11:04 AM

Congratulations! It does feel good to finish a project that's been looming for a while. Would love to see pictures if you have any!

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Date: 1/25/13 11:13 AM

:) Congrats to you! AND isn't it fun?

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Date: 1/25/13 11:25 AM

Oh you must feel so good to get that off your list. Congrats!! Pic??

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Date: 1/25/13 8:39 PM

Quote: AdaH
After three years in the making I finished machine quilting a baby quilt. I started quilting this about 3 years ago. Lily is now three.

Better late than never?



What made it a chore was the outside boarder. I cross hatched the middle then used this curving border that had 8 rows of stitching going in big and little curves. I lost the boarder stencil so had to copy it off of what I did before I set it aside 3 years ago. Another UFO off the list.



It feels good.

Way to GO!!! Done is way better than sitting around for-never never land.! Hey at 3 she will appreciate it more and spit-up on it less.

Good for you for finishing

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Date: 1/26/13 2:07 PM

Excellent! Can't wait to see it!

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Date: 1/26/13 7:46 PM

That's awesome! Way to go on a finished UFO!

now where are the pics???

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Date: 1/31/13 7:33 PM



Finally got a picture.

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Date: 1/31/13 8:02 PM

That's a gorgeous quilt! Fabulous quilting! Congratluations.

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