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I was commissioned to make a wallhanging out of ties by a woman whose father passed away in April just shy of his 93rd birthday.  This was my 1st time doing this so there was definitely a learning curve, but I'm happy with how it turned out.  I will be giving it back to her on Friday.

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Comment by Barbara Graham on Wednesday

Wonderful job! There is nothing more tension provoking to me than working on someone else's dream project.

Comment by Janet/MO on July 10, 2018 at 8:23pm

Thanks Pam.  She kept repeating to me how much she loved it, which sure made me feel good as well as relieved.

Comment by Pam/NY on July 9, 2018 at 8:23am

Very nice...she will cherish it. Great job!

Comment by Janet/MO on July 5, 2018 at 7:52pm

Thanks PQ & Barb.  I really like the looks of echo quilting & plan on doing more of it.

Comment by Barb/WI on July 5, 2018 at 2:25pm

A job well done!  What a wonderful keepsake.  You sure did a great job with the quilting. 

Comment by Prairie Quilter Jan/NE on July 5, 2018 at 6:12am

I love this, Janet.  What a perfect way to preserve memories for her in such a nice keepsake.  The echo quilting is just right.  NIcely done!

Comment by Janet/MO on July 5, 2018 at 6:06am

Thanks everyone.  Irene, I did the quilting on my Pfaff.  It has 11 inches to the right of the needle so I'm able to quilt more easily than I could before.  

Comment by Irene Gallway on July 5, 2018 at 5:06am

It is certainly a nice tribute to the man who wore these ties. His daughter will treasure this the rest of her life. You did a fantastic job. I love the quilting. Did you do that also?

Comment by Mary/Tewksbury MA on July 5, 2018 at 4:10am

Outstanding job!   For a 1st attempt you knocked it out of the park.

Comment by Sharon Reeves on July 4, 2018 at 8:37pm

Wonderful center design surrounded by the white background. The border just sets it off. Awesome quilt.

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