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Thursday, March 31, 2011

Gift for a friend

A very good friend of mine is having a crisis in her life at the moment.
I was going to give her the Pink QAYG quilt but purple is her colour.
So I decided to make this Turning Twenty Quilt. I have made these quilts before. They are very quick and easy to put together.

This one is made from nine fat quarters... not the usual twenty.
It is a lap quilt.
I thought I had cut up nine fat quarters but had only cut up eight so I had to add the middle block adding some hearts to it.
I have stipple quilted it myself and bound it with a scrappy binding.


I used a variegated thread for the quilting

I hope she likes it.

I will be drawing the giveaway in a few days.


14 comments:

Cat said...

Lisa this is GORGEOUS xxxx Well done you xxxx

The little book of Nessie said...

Beautiful colours. You have done fantastic work on this quilt. Regards, Nessie

Anonymous said...

Lisa this quilt is lovely and such a beautiful colour,i hope you friend is okay now and things have settled for her.

perlAmica said...

Bellissimaaaa!!!

Baci dall'Italia
Cri&Anna

Wendy said...

Simply beautiful!

Unknown said...

STUNNING! quilt, Lisa!!! Wow, wow, wow! I do love it!!! PURPLE!!!! YAYYYY! That is one special lady and I pray all will be well with her. That gorgeous "Purple Hearts" is sure to cheer her up!

hugzzzz

Lynn B said...

Beautiful quilt Lisa, I love it and I am sure your friend will too!

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Robyn Jordan said...

Lisa what a blessing for your dear friend to receive such a lovely quilt makde with lots of love.Hope it cheers her up and really touches her.

☼ Carolina ☼ said...

Nice, I love it!!
from Chile
c@

carine said...

This is Stunning!! What a nice and lovely gift . Your friend will be pleased with it! Greetings from Bruges-Belguim ( patchworkstar.) Carine

Karen said...

Glorious quilt!! Lucky girl to have you for a friend.

Little Penpen said...

Beautiful.... I want one! :o)

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