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DD's graduation quilt pictures

Posted by laura_ia (My Page) on
Tue, Jul 17, 07 at 21:08

Hopefully! It has been a long time since I've posted any pictures here.

This started out as just a couple "panels" of pictures I was going to do for DD and incorporate them into a 'regular' block quilt. Before I knew it, I had way too many pictures and I just couldn't make myself pare it down. The end result is not very "quilty" but she absolutely loved it.

I'm totally thrilled with the quality of how the pictures turned out, and I printed them all on an HP home printer using June Tailor's fabric sheets.


Here's a close-up of the panel with her senior pictures. The embroidered text says Senior Year....also known's all about me"

Finished Panel of Senior Pictures

close-up of her Skating pictures panel. The letters are appliqued from fabric that I used to make several of her skating dresses through the years:

Finished panel of Skating pictures

Follow-Up Postings:

RE: DD's graduation quilt pictures

Great quilt!! What wonderful memories you've incorporated.

RE: DD's graduation quilt pictures

What a wonderful gift, she is lucky to have such a thoughtful Mother.

RE: DD's graduation quilt pictures

Laura, I'm new to this board, but I just had to tell you how wonderful this quilt is. It's worth 10x it's weight in sentimental value. You did a wonderful job on it and it's very pleasing to look at too. Your daughter is a lovely young woman. Congratulations to both of you!


RE: DD's graduation quilt pictures

Laura, that is a beautiful quilt.No wonder she liked it. It's so full of love. Your daughter is a lovely young lady and very lucky to have a wonderful Mom like you....Geraldine

RE: DD's graduation quilt pictures

Laura, WOW!!! What a great quilt! Your daughter has a ton of memories there.....right down to the fabric from some of her skating dresses. Good job!


RE: DD's graduation quilt pictures

wow! what a great idea! its like a scrapbook quilt, i love it, you did a wonderful job, very pretty daughter ya got,

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