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My Hapi Garden Friendship Quilt

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Created using this Craftsy Indie Pattern

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Category Quilting
Type Quilt
Style Funky, Modern
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What materials did you use? Cotton Broadcloth (Hapi Garden by Amy Butler), cotton poly batting, cotton broadcloth backing, Gutterman thread

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What are you most proud of? Redesigning the layout to make better use of the fabric and have a larger quilt. Successfully substituting some of the solid colors for a less overwhelmingly pink color palette.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Be careful sub cutting your strips and don't be afraid to veer away from the designated pattern instructions; just use your fabric wisely!

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This quilt was lovingly long-arm quilted with a pantograph called Feather Breeze by the kind and talented Linda Lovet.

04/21/2014 Flag

Oops! Linda Lovett.

04/21/2014 Flag

blogged here: http://restlessgrace.blogspot.com/2014/05/an-anniversary-quilt.html

05/07/2014 Flag

Very nicely done!! :)

05/15/2014 Flag

I love the changes you made! I was originally off put by the amount of pink and was thinking of making some substitutions. I also love how you did rows instead of putting the blocks on point. The fabric is much too beautiful to cut so much off! I also wanted to mention that I linked through to your blog and was very touched by the story behind this quilt for you. What a thoughtful and beautiful gift to put your heart into for your friend. The loves radiates from that quilt!!

06/16/2014 Flag

Thank you so much!

08/15/2014 Flag

Love the color substitutes! Brings out the prints so much better than the all pink!

10/05/2014 Flag