by Kampfzwerg 02 Dec 2019

2019-12-02 Just finished my quilt last weekend. My granddoughter wanted her room re-decorated a few years ago and picked out these fabrics. But when the fabrics arrived, she didn`t like them anymore. The fabrics were allready washed and hung im my closet. So I've decided to make a simple and a bit larger quilt for myself and put my Bernina 740 to the test.

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by blueeyedblonde 06 Dec 2019

Beautiful job and I love the colors!

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by sdrise 06 Dec 2019

Nice job very pretty... She did not know what she was missing.. hehe

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by awesome1 05 Dec 2019

So pretty the colors--it reminds me of watermelons and summertime!!

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by Sewmum1 05 Dec 2019

These colours are so bright and cheerful. I love it! I like the quilting too. It is perfect for this quilt

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by lbrow 05 Dec 2019

I think the colors are great. You have done a beautiful job.

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by sebsews 04 Dec 2019

I love the colors and you created a beautiful quilt.

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by dee 03 Dec 2019

I love the colors. Good job quilting it.

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by jrob Moderator 03 Dec 2019

She's going to be jealous and your quilting is beautiful.

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by mrskiki 03 Dec 2019

Very pretty. Maybe she will decide she likes those colors now. Hugs. Nan

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by parkermom 02 Dec 2019

You did such a beautiful job!

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by shirley124 02 Dec 2019

Wow! Beautiful. Hugs

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by cfidl 02 Dec 2019

Wowzer! You did that on a regular machine? It is fantastic. Love the colors and quilting! She may decide she likes it now.

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Kampfzwerg by Kampfzwerg 02 Dec 2019

Yes. There is a also a 790 quilting edition, but it is the same size, has more features and quiltingstitches. It has 10 inches right from the needle. I got mine for 2.500€, a used machine, hugs

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by pennifold 02 Dec 2019

I love it, it reminds me of a Toffee apple colours. I'm sure once she has seen it finished she will want it. Great job all round. Love Chris

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by crafter2243 Moderator 02 Dec 2019

Well your Bernina passed the test run. The quilt turned out so great. I am glad you made something for you. Now you just need to hang on to it. 😊

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Kampfzwerg by Kampfzwerg 02 Dec 2019

My first impression was: it is a hybrid between my first treadle sewing machine and my industrial Juki plus a bit of electronics. It runs quietly and I can hear when it needs lubricating I love the foot no 10D. It`s so great for stitching in the ditch, ran the machina at medium speed to stitch down the squares

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by toogie 02 Dec 2019

She will want it now! It's such pretty colors. How old is the grand daughter? I know it didn't take that long to get the fabrics in, so she sure changed her mind quick. Great job on your quilting too.

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Kampfzwerg by Kampfzwerg 02 Dec 2019

She is 9 now. When she was a toddler, her favorite colour was purple. In kindergarten the colours changed to pink, but only for one year. Now it is blue, turqoise and purple.
When I finished the top it looked too stark and I tried to come up with a quiltingpattern, but it did not work. Next morning: simple piecing+few colours=simple quilting= happy Kampfzwerg (battle dwarf). Love your window-frame-deer-quilt, so stunning, hugs

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by graceandham 02 Dec 2019

It is wonderful. Maybe she will inherit it some day! Meanwhile, you enjoy this gorgeous quilt.

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Kampfzwerg by Kampfzwerg 02 Dec 2019

She picked the Cotton Rainbow Quilt from Cozy Quilt Designs, but with a dark backround, her youngest brother wants a red-blue-white hunters star quilt

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