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Thursday, September 3, 2009

DQS7 and Friends

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I finished up my DQS7 this morning!  I was smart this time and took the pictures before I put on the label.  (So I guess I'm not officially done until that label is on!)

It's almost reversible with the the extras I used to piece the back of the quilt. I really like these fabrics.  They are all from the same collection:  Legacy Collection for A Cause by Howard Marcus for Moda Fabrics.  I'm hoping I have enough scraps to put a little something together for myself.

We've had a couple interesting visitors outside our sliding glass door recently:

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This little guy is so cute.  That's my daughter's small hand to give a little perspective. 

This guy...not so cute.  But we were able to appreciate his beauty as we safely inspected him from behind the glass.

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11 comments:

diane said...

I do love the polka dots and color combos.

Cute and creepy critters.

Shasta said...

That is a great quilt - I'm sure it will be much appreciated by the recipient.

em's scrapbag said...

Love the doll quilt.
The spider is really neat! I'm not a lizard fan since the boys tried to sneak one back from Grandma's in a paper cup and it escaped and crawled across my foot while we were out driving. Freaked me out a bit.

Trisha said...

Your DQS7 quilt looks wonderful! I like the pattern you chose and that fabric is so pretty. The little lizard is so cute and that spider is really cool looking.

Anne Ida said...

What a fabulous doll quilt! And I love the pieced back!

We Six Nasons said...

The doll quilt is beautiful. The piecing job you did on the back is such a great addition to the whole project.

The spider really is magnificent, and I would be glad that it was outside too!

*katie* said...

VERY cute quilt, SOMEWHAT cute lizard, NOT CUTE spider! Ick!!

Jenny said...

What is that thing in the last photo?

Your so talented when it comes to quilting. I love the doll quilt.

Tina said...

Jenny: It is a large spider…at least that’s what I think it is. It has 8 legs.

You are very kind. Thank you for the compliment. I am happy with how it turned out. Can’t wait to hear that it arrived safely!

Jenny said...

Thanks for letting me know that. I will try to fix my e-mail link in the next few days.

susan said...

your quilt is so pretty
love your little critter sightings
such a cute little guy and eww thats one big spider