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Diamond Carat

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Quilting
Type Home Decor
Style Casual
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What was your source for this quilting project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo Skill builder BOM

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What materials did you use? Kona cottons, Kaffe Fasset prints

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What are you most proud of? I did the hand piecing (EPP) of the Diamond Carat block even though I didn't like doing it & am so bad at it. I really like how the quilting turned out on the hexie block.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Just have fun playing with fabric & color

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Just such a great combination of colors - thank you for sharing!

05/31/2013 Flag

Thanks so much! These colors are about as wild & crazy as I get!

06/02/2013 Flag

Your work is amazing, I am astonished at the intricacy, the wonderful execution. This block leaves me speechless beyond that. WOW

06/10/2013 Flag

Thank you! Pretty much hated the hand piecing on the diamond carat block - just not my thing!

06/11/2013 Flag

The colors were what caught my attention, but at closer look the stitches are beautiful! Nice work. :)

06/11/2013 Flag

I'm having lots of fun with this BOM - trying some of the free motion quilting as suggested but also throwing in some other stuff I learned in all my Craftsy classes on free motion quilting.

06/11/2013 Flag

Love how you fussy cut Kaffe's art. Love the little star. How fun!

06/11/2013 Flag

Thanks, Judy! This is fun! Kaffe's fabrics can do no wrong!

06/14/2013 Flag

Wow Darns this is so striking - love the colours you have used to put it together and as usual your quilting is stunning. I would never go as bold as you have but you have given me reasons to try. Fantastic work.

07/02/2013 Flag

Thanks a lot, Beth! I decided to try something out of my normal - see if I could pull all these bright colors together.

07/04/2013 Flag