Monday, August 7, 2017

Design Wall Monday and Weekly Goals

I finished making the Quarter Log Cabin Blocks-


I enjoyed making them so much I made a few too many, there are 112 finished blocks.  That's okay, they can be "seed" for the next one.  Its a great pattern that uses 2.5" strips and is free.  I'm linking to Quilting is More Fun than Housework and Small Quilts and Doll Quilts.  I also cut the pieces for the QT Mystery called "Which Way".  QT is a Yahoo Group.  This mystery starts the 12th of August, the pattern is written by my friend Liz.  I didn't have any focus fabric for this mystery in my camper.  Lorri2Rs drove 60 miles to bring me some!  She and her mother road tripped and I met them in town.  She drove home in the pouring rain.  What a friend!  She brought me the print and a TOT yellow that is a little lighter than the one in the picture.  I paired it with a white.  My pieces are cut and ready to go!  I plan on driving to her house on the 12th to sew.  


I love the exotic tropical print.  It has shades of green, yellow, orange, and purple in it.  

Weekly Goals--

RCS blocks
Chocolates On My Pillow
Binding

I have a busy week planned, not sure how much sewing time I will have.  I'm looking forward to sewing with 2Rs on the 12th!   Do you have friends to sew with?  Is it a set time (monthly, weekly)?  

~Lori in Nebraska~

8 comments:

  1. Can't wait to see how your mystery project goes. That tropical print is fabulous! So many possibilities with it.

    Good job on those quarter log cabins. They will make a beautiful scrappy quilt.

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  2. Good friends are precious! I love the fabrics that Lorri2Rs brought to you.

    Yes, I get together with friends to sew once a month during the winter, but we have specific projects to do (a program). I'd much rather work on my own things.

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  3. Love you new layout, much easier to read!!

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  4. I like multicolor busy prints because so many other fabrics go with them. Yes, it's easy to lose track when sewing "mindless" blocks. I have six leftover circles from last week's project as evidence!

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  5. that looks like a fun pattern - thanks for sharing

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  6. Love all those pretty quarter log cabin blocks.

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  7. Wow - those are so great - and so many!

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  8. Yes I sew with friends once a month at the Senior Center- Sometimes good friends come.Life happens some months and miss them terribly.

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Design Wall Monday, Weekly Goals

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