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My 2nd Heart Quilt

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

What materials did you use? 100% cotton quilting fabrics

Debbie C. on craftsy.com

What are you most proud of? I machine appliqued the hearts, instead of hand-appliqueing like I did the first time. It was SO much faster, and I liked the way it looked.

Debbie C. on craftsy.com

What advice would you give someone starting this project? This was my first attempt at machine applique. I used Steam-A-Seam light, and removed the center of the hearts (so there was just about 1/2 to 3/4-inch of Steam-A-Seam around the edge of each heart) before applying to the fabric so the hearts wouldn't be stiff. It took a little more time, but was worth it.

Debbie C. on craftsy.com

I would love to make this quilt. Did you use a pattern?

07/08/2011 Flag

Yes, the pattern came from a book called "Quilts! Quilts! Quilts!" I think. I'm away from home now, so can't confirm it, but I will check for you when I get home and confirm.

07/09/2011 Flag

Great eye for color...Beautiful quilt.

07/17/2011 Flag

Beautiful quilt! I love the blending of the colors! It really catches your eye!

07/24/2011 Flag

Thanks so much!

07/24/2011 Flag

Wow Debbie!!! This is so cute, i really love the colors, great job!!!!! ;-)

04/21/2012 Flag

One of my favorite quilts!!! You did such a wonderful job....makes me wanna get up and go sew now....Great job...

01/13/2013 Flag