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Because Two People Fell in Love

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Category Quilting
Type Functional
Style Retro / Vintage, Romantic
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What materials did you use? Reproduction 1930s fabrics, new & vintage fabrics (some of the latter from a second-hand shop!), polyester batting, and a bed sheet.

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What are you most proud of? This is my first quilt. I'm proud of the color combinations and the fact that we use it every summer.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Start with a smaller quilt! My quilt turned out to be a king size quilt (I made a rookie mistake in cutting--adding an 1/4" to each square) and it was a bit daunting when it came time to finishing it. So much so that I delayed finishing it by 6 months.

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Good job on your first quilt. I hid mine, but still have it.

04/12/2012 Flag

I remember seeing it! Got to keep it nonetheless.

04/13/2012 Flag

Impressive first quilt! I haven't made one set on-point yet.

04/14/2012 Flag