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Subject: My new bedspread Date: 2/27/2008 3:53 PM
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What do you on those Sunday afternoons when the boyfriend is watching football? Sit silently by without understanding or caring about the game? This year I decided on a better course of action.

I gathered up every bit of leftover scrap material I had from previous projects and made a bedspread out of them. I cut three inch diameter circles out of them, then stitched the edges in to the center. I did this with 2,430 of them over the span of the football season. I then assembled them into 6X6 grids, and finally sewed them together to form the bedspread.

My camera couldn't take in the entire item, but here's a part of it:


A close up of the individual rosettes:


It was a lot of work, but it beats yawning through nineteen Sundays of football.

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