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Quilt for Mom's 50th

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Camera Apple iPhone 5s
Exposure Time 1/60
F-Stop 2.2
ISO 40

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Category Quilting
Type Quilt
Style Casual, Modern
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Tell us more about what inspired you. inspired by Suelynn's Central Park quilt

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What materials did you use? 100% cotton

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What are you most proud of? I created this pattern myself using graph paper and my sister helped me choose the colors.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Since I'm new to creating my own patterns I focused first on piecing the quilt center, then I went back to the store and bought more fabric for the border. The quilt center ended up a little smaller than I expected--it's hard to factor in all those mitered seams! Letting the border correct for my mistakes saved me a lot of grief. And my mom won't be stuck with a full sized quilt on a queen sized bed!! :-D

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This is just the quilt top--I'll post more pictures once the long-arming is done.

08/25/2014 Flag