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Thursday, February 14, 2013

Quilt U Be Mine Reveal

Happy Valentine’s Day!!  I hope someone gives you a chocolate heart and that you give one to someone else today!  I have to buy a card and some chocolate for DH tomorrow.  Today I was super busy at work and feel lousy.  I think the stomach flu is not entirely finished and I haven’t been getting enough sleep.

But February 14th is the reveal day for the Quilt U Be Mine round robin.  I LOVE my round robin piece.  I really liked some of the others that I worked on but this piece suits me to a T.

Here is the centre block that I sent out. A fun little dancing heart.

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Bea added the first border – geese, hearts and simple strips on the sides.  I love how the swirling fabric creates so much motion.

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Edy added a scrappy border all around.  And you know I love scrappy.  Look at all the hearts she added!

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And then Lisa added paper piecing and the finishing border.  LOVE IT!!Here’s what the whole thing looks like.  (Hmm – there’s some blur in all these pictures?! What’s that about??)

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SO SO PRETTY!  Thank you to my three awesome round robin partners!

I had big plans to finish it before today as a wall hanging or table runner, but really, when did I think I was going to do that???

I’m off to bed.  Please check out Michele's blog to have a peak at all of the beautiful Quilt U Be Mine quilts.

Janet

13 comments:

  1. a beautiful round robin project!
    Hope you are feeling tip top soon.
    Belated birthday wishes hope you enjoyed your special day.

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  2. Janet, hope you are fit and well very soon, lovely Round Robin, great colours together. Enjoy Feb 14th. Greetings from Jean

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  3. That's a gorgeous Round Robin, perfect for St Valentine's Day

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  4. Your quilt turned out really great. Your group members did a terrific job. I hope you enjoy it for a long time to come. Feel better soon.

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  5. What a lovely Round Robin finish. Have a nice Valentine's Day!

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  6. Looks like the fun panned-out into a Beautiful cretion! Valentines joy all around,
    Cheers from Oshawa, Ontario.

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  7. That's a beauty great job by your entire group Happy Valentine's Day

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  8. It is a lovely RR project Janet , love how it turned out , very colorful and happy !Hope you feel better soon . Take care.

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  9. Love it! It didn't even occur to me to do letters on any of mine. Oh well, next time!

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  10. LOVE how yours turned out! So much creativity!

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  11. Your group did an awesome job :) I love those pops of teal and the motion of the tiny stripes that echoes the inner borders. Get well to everyone in your household!

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  12. Love your quilty and I enjoyed being a part of this group.
    Take care of yourself ... hope you feel much better today!

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