by crafter2243 Moderator 21 Sep 2016

A quilt done for donation. The butterflies are not embroidered. I had them for a long time and used them here in desperation. My machine had to go for service and as I was finishing the quilt mysterious stains appeared. Apparently my machine was oiled to well and left stains as I was doing the binding. I am sure who ever receives this quilt will not mind.

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by marianb 22 Sep 2016

BeautifulMarian

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marianb by marianb 22 Sep 2016

Don't know what happened to the rest of what I said.. sooo.. here it is again. Beautiful pattern and fabric colours. Love the butterfly touch to the borders..

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by spendlove Moderator 22 Sep 2016

Beautiful, Angie.

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by cfidl 21 Sep 2016

It is a wonderful piece. I love reds and the pattern!

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by Abbygail 21 Sep 2016

Lovely quilt. What a nice thing to donate.

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by orangetiger 21 Sep 2016

Try some salt where the oil wicked onto the fabric. Let it sit and then just dust off. I don't know how long it has to sit but I've done this and it worked.

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crafter2243 by crafter2243 21 Sep 2016

I will definitely try that should it happen again. Thank you for the hint.

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by laffma1 21 Sep 2016

Lovely - great color scheme too.

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by pennifold 21 Sep 2016

Wow! What a lot of work Angie it is gorgeous. I love the butterflies on the sides too. My Husqvarna machine never needs oiling, so I've never experienced having oil stains. do hope you can get them out. Love Chris

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crafter2243 by crafter2243 21 Sep 2016

According to Baby Lock no oil is needed on the machine, but when you bring it in for cleaning (plus a issue) the tech apparently does oil it. I could not get one big stain out hence the butterflies for cover up. They were not planned, but made a pleasant addition out of necessity

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by michemb 21 Sep 2016

beautiful, labor of love, congratulations on a job well done

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by gerryvb 21 Sep 2016

who ever receives this quilt will be very happy, it's lovely !!

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by jrob Moderator 21 Sep 2016

It's gorgeous and has such lovely lively colors. I love the double patterns that show up when you look from this distance.

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by graceandham 21 Sep 2016

Very nice feeling to it - I think it's the rhythm of the pattern and the colors combined. Lovely work and I like the butterflies.

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by sandralane 21 Sep 2016

Beautiful quilt, well done. Sandra.

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by mops Moderator 21 Sep 2016

Beautiful! And what a great way to use remnants or fat quarters. The recipient will love it.

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by arisann 21 Sep 2016

Beautiful!

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by dragonflyer 21 Sep 2016

Very nice job!

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by oaro 21 Sep 2016

very nice

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by carolpountney 21 Sep 2016

Beautiful

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