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My BIG Christmas project/gift...completed

Postby Lizcordysmum » Dec 09, 2008 10:12 pm

this is an appliqued and machine quilted wallhanging for eldest daughter. It is called "Waiting For Christmas" (the old story about when midnight comes, all the animals can talk.) (and yes, I had a pattern.)

When I found the red material I was truly thrilled...because on Oct 28th this year, I took a picture of our sunset, and it was very very like...we do not get vivid sunsets like this, too often.
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Re: My BIG Christmas project/gift...completed

Postby Pansy » Dec 09, 2008 10:28 pm

It is very like the sunset Liz & so beautiful.Should I put my order in now,or wait till

next Sept...I want to be the first in line.

You have hidden talents girl.....saying that I have a few half finished projects

that I could use your help on. :wink:
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Re: My BIG Christmas project/gift...completed

Postby B_BQ » Dec 09, 2008 11:19 pm

Oh Liz, you really have done a wonderful job. DD #1 will treasure it forever.
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Re: My BIG Christmas project/gift...completed

Postby DonnaZn2SK » Dec 10, 2008 12:26 am

It's beautiful, Liz. There are things that money can't buy and I'm sure your gift will be treasured always.
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Re: My BIG Christmas project/gift...completed

Postby skwij » Dec 10, 2008 12:36 am

Wow, that is just beautiful. I can't sew for beans, as I never am sure what hand to hold the needle/crochet hook/whatever in.

What size is this?
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Re: My BIG Christmas project/gift...completed

Postby Smitty » Dec 10, 2008 12:43 am

OMG!!!! that is georgous Liz. your DD will treasure it forever
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Re: My BIG Christmas project/gift...completed

Postby Eeyore » Dec 10, 2008 12:48 am

That's a beautiful wall hanging Liz! And the sunset is almost the same colour!
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Re: My BIG Christmas project/gift...completed

Postby bluebird » Dec 10, 2008 12:54 am

Thanks Lizzy for sharing it's beauty before it heads off to its forever home!
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Re: My BIG Christmas project/gift...completed

Postby testing » Dec 10, 2008 6:58 am

Beautiful, my oldest sister does wallhangings as well and I must show this to her.
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Re: My BIG Christmas project/gift...completed

Postby OGrubber » Dec 10, 2008 9:55 am

It's simply gorgeous, Liz!
I'm sure DD#1 will treasure it, always!

[That's a peach of a sunset you have there as well!]
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