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The twice-made Christmas quilt   General Discussion

Started Sep-27 by sueinIL; 659 views.
sueinIL

From: sueinIL

Sep-27

Here's a pic of the Christmas tree quilt I made twice--almost literally.  I will find some backing for it and take it to my quilter.  She will make it beautiful!  Sue in IL

judyinohio

From: judyinohio

Sep-27

That's certainly a cheery quilt.

Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

From: Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

Sep-27

That's an excellent quilt!  A great way to use up and showcase a bunch of fabrics.  I bet it was pretty easy to construct.

sueinIL

From: sueinIL

Sep-27

Yes, it's very easy, except when you cut half the background trees with the deer and trees upside down and have to rip them all off and start over. Definitely recommend a non-directional fabric for background, sashing, and inner border.

Sue in IL

sueinIL

From: sueinIL

Sep-27

 Missouri Star's template is made so that you can cut two trees and a trunk out of a 10" square.  There is a smaller template, too.

 Sue in IL

latterberry

From: latterberry

Sep-28

I'm sorry it took so much extra work, but it sure turned out lovely.  Can you do something with all the leftover scraps?

Oh I really like that! My DD asked for a Christmas quilt after I made her each of her 3 sons. This might be the one. 

sueinIL

From: sueinIL

Sep-28

Sandy, the MSQC template isn't expensive, and it lets you make good use of a 10" square. Very little wasted fabric.

 Sue in IL

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