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Category Quilting
Type Functional
Style Casual, Whimsical
QuiltDude on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? Batik Fabrics [Hoffman Ceylon Batik Fat Quarter Collection], Cotton backing and batting

QuiltDude on craftsy.com

What are you most proud of? The color combination turned out great. I felt I cheated a little by using a designer collection because I am not that color coordinated, but that's what the collections are there for, right? LOL I did have to work on the design measurements and ratios myself, but I think the end result is better than I expected.

QuiltDude on craftsy.com

What advice would you give someone starting this project? Don't be afraid of color, and as always, have fun doing this. It comes together pretty quickly.

QuiltDude on craftsy.com

What a great Christmas present for your mother-in-law! She will be so blessed by your gift. Such beautiful colors and the pieced back is an extra touch. Thank you for sharing so everyone can enjoy and be inspired.

12/19/2011 Flag

Thanks, Sadiedaze. I cannot take all the credit, I was inspired by a previous post on here. The backing came about because I had all these extra pieces, and I had to find a way to use them so they wouldn't go to waste. Let's hope she enjoys it as much as I did making it!

12/19/2011 Flag

Way to go for keeping on the smiling side of your Mother-in-law! Very lovley. Nothing wrong with using a fabric collection, as you say that is why designers have co-ordinating fabrics!! Looks great.

12/19/2011 Flag

I have to know, did your mother in law love this quilt??? I know I do! There's just something very soothing about these colors.

01/07/2012 Flag

Just love this! Nice job and lucky mother-in-law!!

06/17/2012 Flag