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Thursday, September 17, 2015

Wallhanging finished

Almost forgot to post pictures of Barbara's
wall hanging.
 
 
She made this for her daughter and it goes with
the big green star quilt.
 
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Her daughter picked out the border fabric and
Barbara picked out all of the other fabrics.
 
 
Glide thread in Prickle Pear.
 
 
Two layers of Hobbs 80/20.
 
I wasn't going to do a lot of heavy quilting since this is a wall hanging,
but look...
before background fill
 
 
I took this off the frame, but didn't really like that puffy
hourglass shape.
Soooo...I put it back on the frame and look at the difference a
little background fill makes, not micro, but just a little
 
 
Much better, see the difference.
 
 
All freehand on my Millie.
 
Have a good weekend, I'll be headed to AQS in Chattanooga.


5 comments:

  1. It's glorious, Diane! And I so enjoyed meeting Barbara the other day!!

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  2. Gorgeous. What awesome quilting and I agree Diane- the hourglass puff was a bit of a focus and the backfill toned it right down. Wonderful finish.

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  3. As always, your quilting is gorgeous - definitely like the fill better. Perfect!

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  4. Lovely job! That background fill does make a world of a difference. Good thinking!!

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  5. It looks very cool. I love the fabrics s pattern very much. And the colors look very pleasant.

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