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    My first top quilt

    Hi All
    I have been making a down top quilt built on mikeinfhaz 35 degree quilt directions. It is not finished yet and I sewed a few more baffles last night but I'd like to share these progress photos.
    The down in the photos if from an old double bed quilt, I may not use it yet and order some new down from a place I have found on the other side of Australia.









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    Looks good so far. Keep us posted on the rest of your progress.

    On another note, I wonder what the insulating properties are of cat fur. I could make a lot of quilts with all the fur I've got lying around, and it appears you have a fur donor as well.

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    Looks mighty fine. If that down doesn't work out, maybe your cat will donate some of his/her, uh, "down".

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    Aw heck, NCP beat me to the punch(line)...

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    Quote Originally Posted by macfly View Post
    Aw heck, NCP beat me to the punch(line)...
    Sorry heheh

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    lookin good man. if you can get your paws on some of Speer's 900 down go for it!
    in my quilt I used 6 oz. cost for that was $52. totally worth it IMO.
    your baffles look nice and thick! its gonna be a puffy quilt, eh?
    (btw guys, my quilt directions were posted at PBF. If anyone is wondering what Gunn is talking about)

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    Can you repost them over here? That would be great. Lots of interested folks here who might not get over there.


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    Quote Originally Posted by NCPatrick View Post
    Lots of interested folks here who might not get over there.
    yeah, man thats a great idea. hold on...

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    Hi
    I created a pdf file of Mike's instructions to help with making my quilt. If allowed and if anyone wants a copy of Mike's plans I could set up a download for them.
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    So far so good...

    mikeinfhaz 35 degree quilt directions?? on this forum??

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