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Monday, September 9, 2013

My First Quilt



This is my first quilt. I made this in May 2010 for my daughter Mackenzie. I have been sewing long before this and had an unfinished top. I just didn't know how to finish it. That quilt top is long gone. I wish I would've kept it. I was in my 20's, and definitely not thinking of the future me. Haha! I had assistance from my mil with everything. She stood by and watched and counseled. The embroidery is the only part not done by me. I still don't have one of those machines.
 It was like magic! I don't know if it was beginner's luck or what, but it turned out beautiful. All the lines are in the right place. I haven't gotten this close to perfection since this quilt. Aw well, love is blind! 


My first quilt with Roxie posing.

my first time link party

6 comments:

  1. What a beautiful first quilt! Something to cherish! Sweet pup picture too! My little dog would be doing the same thing if given the chance. I never would have guessed in my 20s that I would be a quilter in my 30s! Funny where life takes us. Thanks for playing along with the link party!

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  2. Roxie is so cute! Love the quilt too!

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    1. Thanks! I love her sweet face and the quilt too!

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  3. Thank you! Can you believe that we got her at the humane society. Look at that sweet face, and she was kennel trained and great with the kids.

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  4. It is lovely and such fun colors..stopping by from the linky party.. I also just love Paper Piecing Party at Quiet Play..

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