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    Default Make an Easy Checkered Dresden Quilt with Jenny! New Tutorial



    God, Grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change,
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    A quilt to give to comfort those I love in times of hurt, fear and uncertainty.
    And the courage to keep on sewing when life itself seems held together by a single thread of hope.

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    Default Re: Make an Easy Checkered Dresden Quilt with Jenny! New Tutorial

    I like this one!

    Wouldn't it look great in this fabric?

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    Default Re: Make an Easy Checkered Dresden Quilt with Jenny! New Tutorial

    That would be very pretty Sherri!

    You can also insert batting in the circle. Takes a little longer but looks nice. I blanket stitch around the center too.

    I was thinking this would look great as a scrappy quilt.
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    Default Re: Make an Easy Checkered Dresden Quilt with Jenny! New Tutorial

    I was actually she would have one in brighter colors. So I agree Sherri, that would be a good line to use.
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    Default Re: Make an Easy Checkered Dresden Quilt with Jenny! New Tutorial

    I've got to make this one! Now to pick out the perfect jelly roll for it

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    Default Re: Make an Easy Checkered Dresden Quilt with Jenny! New Tutorial

    I really like this one. I think we need another Dresden....! Do you see the severity of my addiction?

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    Default Re: Make an Easy Checkered Dresden Quilt with Jenny! New Tutorial

    I am going to try this with some scrap strips . It has so many seams to match ! I think it will be great for place mats.

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    Default Re: Make an Easy Checkered Dresden Quilt with Jenny! New Tutorial

    Quote Originally Posted by Marta View Post
    I am going to try this with some scrap strips . It has so many seams to match ! I think it will be great for place mats.
    Great idea, nice to use up those misc. leftover strips! I am also thinking of using today's DD with this one.
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    Default Re: Make an Easy Checkered Dresden Quilt with Jenny! New Tutorial

    Wouldn't this look good with today's DD?
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    Default Re: Make an Easy Checkered Dresden Quilt with Jenny! New Tutorial

    Quote Originally Posted by Monique View Post
    Wouldn't this look good with today's DD?
    Yep. So I bought the ruler along with todays DD. I may not use the roll for it, but I have found that rulers shown in a new tutorial, often sell out. So because I was up at 2am for work, I got the ruler so I'd have it when I need it.

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