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Hankie Quilt for my Daughter

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Hankie Quilt 96 x 116

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Category Quilting
Type Home Decor
Style Classic
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What materials did you use? 100% cotton handkerchiefs 100% cotton print fabric for quilt poly down for batting 100% cotton fabric backing French Fuse for stabilizing some hankies 100% cotton lace

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What are you most proud of? I am elated that this quilt turned out so beautifully.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Pre wash all handkerchiefs; pre wash fabric; pre wash lace and use a flat lace that you can stitch down and quilt over. Use French Fuse or a light weight stabilizer behind the thin or worn hankies. My quilt was quilted by a LAQ.

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This is delightful, Thank you so much for sharing this wonderful quilt and idea:) I am now off to search for cute little hankerchiefs as I would love to make this for my little granddaughter.

09/03/2012 Flag

So pretty and feminine! Love those hankies!

09/03/2012 Flag

Wow! I have been saving handkerchiefs for years so I could make one of these! Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful project!

09/06/2012 Flag