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    Default I needed a bit of color....

    So, we are now in an apartment that is all white. My hubby asked for a quilt that had some color. I wanted to be bolder and went with a pattern from Kaffe Fassett's "Quilts of Italy" book.

    The back is grunge hits the spot in eggplant:
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    I did SITD and this a cross hatch on the 16 patched & FMQ on the flowers
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    This is finished quilt. The batting is Quilters Dream Wool for winter nights.
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    Now onto some matching pillowcases.

    Thanks for looking,

    Diana
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    Default Re: I needed a bit of color....

    I love that! I wanted to get that book but never did. Now I am thinking of it again!

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    Default Re: I needed a bit of color....

    Love your quilt.

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    Default Re: I needed a bit of color....

    Love the quilt, you did a great job and it looks beautiful on your bed!
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    Default Re: I needed a bit of color....

    That looks very elegant on your bed. Love the colors & fabrics.

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    Default Re: I needed a bit of color....

    Your quilt is just beautiful. Awesome job. Kathy
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    Default Re: I needed a bit of color....

    Wow, awesome quilt, sure does liven up the white walls!


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    Default Re: I needed a bit of color....

    Your quilt is gorgeous and adds lots of color. Love it on your bed!
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    Default Re: I needed a bit of color....

    Beautiful! Love the rich colors.
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    Default Re: I needed a bit of color....

    Well, you've got color! I absolutely love it! I hope you have many colorful years enjoying your new quilt!
    Katrina


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