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Butterfly applique lap quilt

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Quilting
Type Functional
Style Retro Vintage
hestia0527 on craftsy.com

What was your source for this quilting project? Improvisational
Name of website or photo Grandmother's Butterflies

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What materials did you use? 1930's reproduction cotton prints

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What are you most proud of? I am proud to be continuing my grandmother's tradition of quilting and developing my skills. Hopefully some of in quilting.

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hestia0527, Love this! I have some pieced butterfly squares that my Mother and Grandmother did. Not enough for an entire quilt so I wikll need other squares also. I love this idea and can't wait to get some 30's and 40's prints so I can do this. I don't think my butterflys are on the points though. Any suggestions?

03/17/2014 Flag

You can mix them up or point-up your squares. I would mix them up and mount them all "on point" and put the new ones on a different color background. Butterflies flutter all different ways.

04/23/2014 Flag

I recognize the butterfly pattern, my grandmother gave me some that were cut out and I made a crazy quilt pillow with the butterfly in the middle. My father still has it on his bed.

04/22/2014 Flag

Very beautiful. Where can I get the pattern? I would love to make it. I love butterflies

05/02/2014 Flag

can you buy this pattern?

09/07/2014 Flag

This makes me want the pattern. Been looking for butterfly pattern. You did a really great job. luv it.

09/14/2014 Flag