Saturday, September 3, 2011

Blast from the past.

This quilt is home now.
It's been away for THREE years with my daughter at school.
It's a soft and old fashioned looking quilt.

They're both home now for a while.
I DID wonder if this soft quilt would
hold up to college dorm life!


It DID!
You can see I used what I had......
Even the whites are not all the same.
I LOVE the challenge of USING what I have
when making quilts!
'Cause I have a LOT.
;/

I used the bigger pieces on the back.

My daughter must like this quilt....
She's still using it!
:)


15 comments:

  1. A great comfort 'make me feel like home' quilt for a dorm quilt. It looks like it has been well loved.

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  2. Awwwwwwww, it's a great quilt Beth.

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  3. What's not to like about such a beautiful quilt! I love making "stash only" quilts... and yours turned out great!

    I know you're glad your DD and her quilt are home safely!

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  4. I love the look of this old quilt. Very well loved.

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  5. i would like that quilt too...
    and i love your style of using what you have...
    you are such an inspiration!!!
    xo
    eva

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  7. very pretty! I had a quilt my sister made me that i used all through college too, nothing like a worn quilt to curl up in and study!!

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  8. Lovely! I've made all my daughters a college quilt and they all loved them (and kept them pretty nice, too.)

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  9. so pretty
    Love the fact that your daughter used it throughout college..I bet her friends were pee green with envy cause they wanted one!

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  10. Such a pretty, sweet quilt. Many warm memories attached to this quilt, I am sure.

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  11. It is such a soft and pretty quilt too.

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  12. Love those stars! This looks like a daughters' quilt, soft and pretty.

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  13. Isn't it nice when our kids show apreciation of something that we made for them? This quilt is very pretty,it is impossible not to love it.

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  14. that is beautiful...it must be nice to know how much she loves it

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  15. Of course she loves it! It is wonderful, and my kind of quilt - using up what you have.

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