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"Two Aggies"

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Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine taught by Ann Petersen

Learn five machine-quilting methods while tackling a common challenge: how to quilt large projects on your home sewing machine!

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Category Quilting
Type Home Decor
Style Casual
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What materials did you use? Collegiate cotton prints, chenille, other quilting cottons; machine applique, machine embroidery. machine quilting

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What are you most proud of? I did not have a design for the quilt and/or pattern for the quilt; found a basic 12 in block pattern; embroidered eight Aggie traditions, making the quilt truly personal for these two. This is the first time I have machine quilted a full size quilt. The look on their faces when they open up the quilt made all of the time and effort worthwhile.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? " Plan, lay out your design, and your fabrics. Not having a pattern, I did a lot of " oh this would add to the quilt' moments. This is the first full size quilt I machine quilted. I have a Bernina 440QE; had to set up a card table and an additional side table to spread out the quilt. I did the block embroidery on the fabric and the batting only, waiting to add my backing before quilting the quilt.

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Even though I'm not an Aggie fan, I do LOVE your quilt! wonderful job!

09/21/2012 Flag

Great quilt! Gig 'em!

10/13/2013 Flag