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Malene's Quilt

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Category Quilting
Type Functional
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What was your source for this quilting project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo Staggered Strip Quilt by Liz Katsuro

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What materials did you use? Jelly rolls, 100% cotton batting, cotton thread

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What are you most proud of? I was happy with the choice of a large floral fabric for the backing and the decision to quilt from the back. This linked the strippy front and the design on the back. I used the outline of the flowers as the quilting motif. If you make the bias binding from the backing material, it also helps to unite front and back.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? At first I didn't think the colour combinations would work but I persevered and finished the quilt top. The pieces come together in interesting ways that are difficult to appreciate at the outset. Be brave and go with the flow - you'll get a fun, scrappy result!

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Love the Colors

06/24/2012 Flag

thank you!

06/24/2012 Flag

I Love this quilt....very whimsical!

02/06/2013 Flag

Thank you! It was fun to make.

02/09/2013 Flag

Love it, love it, love it!!!!!!!!!!!! This is going to be one of my next projects - I have two planned before making one of this type!

07/19/2013 Flag

It was really fun to make; great way to use bold strips!

07/24/2013 Flag

Love, love, love!!!!!!!!!!

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