by jenne 21 Feb 2020

MY sister -in-law died not quiet a year ago ,the family ask me to make a quilt from the dresses she wore, at first they only brought me the small prints and not very many so I thought a string quilt would be the best for that kind of fabric, later I asked for some solid and they gave me the ones you see in the quilt. I had it machine quilted but the lady did not do a great job, but then she did not charge a great deal either, I got sick while working on it, but it is finished now will get it to the family soon.(The black shames are mine just to help the picture look better)

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by gerryvb 28 Feb 2020

what a lovely and wonderful thought, and a very special memory quilt , I love the idea the family asked to make this from her favorite dresses. I never would have thought of that, beautiful.

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jenne by jenne 29 Feb 2020

Thanks, she had one daughter and one gran daughter she loved it.

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by sewpam 28 Feb 2020

What a beautiful quilt! There will be many memories as they look at each piece of fabric.

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by brendalea 23 Feb 2020

Lovely memory quilt. Family will treasure it.
Happy Stitching :-)

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jenne by jenne 25 Feb 2020

I heard back from some of the family and they love it.

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by sebsews 22 Feb 2020

I think you have created a beautiful memory quilt.

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jenne by jenne 22 Feb 2020

Thanks, I hope the family like it.

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by dragonflyer 22 Feb 2020

Beautiful job, Jenne and a wonderful remembrance for your family...

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jenne by jenne edited 22 Feb 2020

Thank you, glad to get it done.

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by mrskiki 22 Feb 2020

Lovely. The family will be thrilled. Hugs. Na

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jenne by jenne 22 Feb 2020

I hope so, thanks.

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by graceandham 21 Feb 2020

What a lovely thing for them to have to think of her.

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by noah 21 Feb 2020

Awesome i love her Quilting hugs xx

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jenne by jenne 22 Feb 2020

will to be honest with u I think hand quilting is so much prettier but it takes so long to do I don't hand quilt as much these day's

noah by noah 28 Feb 2020

Oh i agree i loved it to till i got am embroidery machine lol

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by toogie 21 Feb 2020

You did a good job.I really like the small prints and the quilting looks fine to me.... My daughter had posted the quilts I made all the guys for Christmas, on her Facebook page. Also stating in the post, her mom did not do this for the public, I was just doing it for family. Then a young lady commented would I make a memory quilt for her?!...Makes one think, do they ever READ the post or just look at photos.

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jenne by jenne 21 Feb 2020

I think maybe they just skim through the post like you said looking at the photos.

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by asterixsew Moderator 21 Feb 2020

A beautiful quilt which will be a great reminder of your sister in law.

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