by crazypatchmama 30 Sep 2019

Hi, wanted to share with you a wedding quilt I

made for my daughter. It kept me busy so I was
missing for a while. The quilt are made from mostly
old linen, bed sheets, table runners from my mother
in law. Thanks for looking, Mary

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by lbrow 13 Nov 2019

Beautiful job Mary. It will be a family heirloom for sure!

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by pennifold 27 Oct 2019

This is a real labour of love Mary and will be cherished throughout the generations to come. Well done it looks beautiful and no doubt your daughter will use it often. Love Chris

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by sewmadau 27 Oct 2019

Your quilt is so lovely, it brought back memories of the one I did for my DIL, I made mine from lace I had collected over time, fabric from her wedding gown and the fabric from the bridesmaids,

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by anitapatch 27 Oct 2019

Lovely work, thank you for showing

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by genin 20 Oct 2019

A very nice work !

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by zoefzoef 01 Oct 2019

Art work ! Beautiful piece. She will love it

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crazypatchmama by crazypatchmama 01 Oct 2019

Thank you, I hope so! Hugs Mary

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by maymason1 01 Oct 2019

OMG what a keepsake. I'm sure she will love it.

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crazypatchmama by crazypatchmama 01 Oct 2019

Thank you!!!

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by sewmadau 30 Sep 2019

What lovely memories have been sewn into this beautiful quilt. I hope they treasure it and use it daily

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crazypatchmama by crazypatchmama 01 Oct 2019

Thank you!!! Memories are so important!!!

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by toogie edited 30 Sep 2019

This is so sweet! I love how you saved it all for this special quilt. If your daughter is anything like you, she will love and cherish it. Congratulations to you getting a SIL and Best Wishes to the newlyweds!

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crazypatchmama by crazypatchmama 01 Oct 2019

Thank you, Toogie!!! You if all people know why we keep
Even small fabrics and fabrics that have memories:))
She crochets and actually stitched the flowers all over the
Wedding dress which used to belong to me and
she had it altered to suit her. Am not sure if I am
allowed to post it. Hugs, Mary

toogie by toogie 01 Oct 2019

I would love to see it! How wonderful!

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by dragonflyer 30 Sep 2019

What a beautiful job you did, Mary. I am sure your daughter and husband will treasure this heirloom you have created for them and so will many generations to come...

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crazypatchmama by crazypatchmama 01 Oct 2019

Thank you soooo much, Kim. You also are a
big part of this quilt. A big hug and love to you,
Mary

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by graceandham 30 Sep 2019

It is awesomely beautiful and a quilt to be treasured - and used! I hope she was thrilled, especially considering all the work and the famous linens.

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crazypatchmama by crazypatchmama 01 Oct 2019

Thank you, yes, she was thrilled.

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by aussiequilter 30 Sep 2019

Wow what a mammoth job ,im sure the newly weds will treasure it

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crazypatchmama by crazypatchmama 01 Oct 2019

Thank you, yes, the quilt size is 260 x 260cm, am not sure
Ininches :(

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by markus 30 Sep 2019

Beautiful work

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crazypatchmama by crazypatchmama 01 Oct 2019

Thank you!

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by sebsews 30 Sep 2019

One of the most beautiful quilts I have ever seen! With so much history it really makes it special.

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crazypatchmama by crazypatchmama 01 Oct 2019

Thank you for your kind words!!! The song if Barbara Streisand’s kept on coming to my mind,
Memories :))

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by kustomkuddle 30 Sep 2019

What a thoughtful idea! It will be treasured for many years to come. Beautiful work!

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crazypatchmama by crazypatchmama 01 Oct 2019

Thank you!!! The long and tedious work paid off
based on your lovely comments;))

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by crafter2243 Moderator 30 Sep 2019

This quilt is so special. A great idea to use pieces of material that have a history. No wonder you were missing for a while. Your daughter must have been so excited to receive this special gift.

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crazypatchmama by crazypatchmama 01 Oct 2019

Thank you!!! Yes, I love making use of fabrics
that is part of our family.

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by dailylaundry 30 Sep 2019

Oh, my how beautiful - it shows how much work and love went into it! Hugs to you and your daughter - she will treasure it!!

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crazypatchmama by crazypatchmama 01 Oct 2019

Thank you!!! Yes, she loved it, there is even a hand embroidery of her great grandmother ‘s initial in one of the
crazy patch blocks;)). Hugs, Mary

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by airyfairy 30 Sep 2019

Incredible work. Your daughter is going to love this special gift from her mother.

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crazypatchmama by crazypatchmama 01 Oct 2019

Thank you!!!

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by sewdeb 30 Sep 2019

What a fabulous heirloom! I'm sure your daughter (and future generations) will cherish it!

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crazypatchmama by crazypatchmama 01 Oct 2019

Thank you!!! I hope so. Hugs, Mary

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by asterixsew Moderator 30 Sep 2019

How amazing. I love that this is made from fabric that has been recycled and with a family history. I am sure that your daughter will love and cherish this present

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crazypatchmama by crazypatchmama 01 Oct 2019

Thank you!!! Yes, I love recycling fabrics! Makes it a special memory quilt.

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