Tuesday, April 10, 2012

OPPS--FINISHES--WIP WORK---


I was showing my friend Anne today the first two blocks of the new Homespun blocks--
and did not know whether to laugh or cry--
Here are the two blocks again--
I think what is going to happen is that the outside blocks will stay the same--
it will be that center block that will change--
and I decided that I would use the same two fabrics for the centers each time--
and I did--and I 'goofed' and even did the center's the same pattern--
see---
but now here is the way the center on the second block is suppose to be--
Ahhh--that's better--
and no I did not start all over--just 'frogged' to get the center block out and replaced it!!!



A new finish--
can't believe it--
but I have another quilt all finished--
hand quilted and bound--
this is the 'broken dishes' pattern--
I really enjoyed doing this one!!!



And I got 4 more blocks done to this one--
and here is a better look at the Magazine where this pattern is coming from--
And I like the other two quilts that are on the cover--
when can I start them??????

and another finish today--
The "Chicks"--
that got finished last week--
have 'new' neighbors---
the "Buns" are here!!!!!!!

And this is how 'my' helper helped me today--
Sleepy, Miss Gracie!!!!!
Hugs, Di

5 comments:

  1. Oh Di - I can't get over how productive you are every day. Love the pinwheel-ish blocks from the new magazine. I just picked it up today and haven't had a chance to really look at it, but just paging through I saw several things I'd like to try. Take care!

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  2. The Broken Dishes quilt turned out very nicely, and either way the centre of your Homespun blocks look great, but I see the change you made!! The little 'chicks' and 'bunnies' placemats are very sweet too! What a wonderful companion that Miss Gracie is, bless her!!!

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  3. Lovely post,this time as well!See what you mean with the middle;love it!! But I might have changed it, yes:-)Nice bunnies and chickens, AND of course miss Gracie!! Good magazine the Ouick Quilts,must order it again.Happy Sewing,Di!

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  4. What a great bundle of projects. Love your Broken dishes quilt. The wool placemats look wonderful, the bunnies and chicks are really cute. miss Gracie looks wonderful in her comfy sofa.

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  5. Hello Di. I really love your blog. It makes me happy every time I visit.I am so amazed at everything that you get accomplished in a day.It gets me inspired to do more. I was wondering if you could tell me the name of the blocks that you are doing from the Quick Quilts magazine? I really like the way these look and think that I would like to try these next. They would make a very beautiful quilt.
    Hope you have a great day!

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