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Log cabin roses quilt finally finished

Posted by on January 20, 2017 in show and tell | 0 comments

Log cabin roses quilt finally finished

This block was my first encounter with Block Lotto back in 2010, although I only started posting in 2012. My initial blocks used yellow roses but I really wanted purple tones for my quilt. The quilt has been sitting in the cupboard for several years, sandwiched and pinned. This week it was finally finished with in-the-ditch quilting plus some additional fancy stitching on the border and centres. Thanks Sophie for this introduction to the Block Lotto community....

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Here is another Mod-Mod Quilt Along 2014 finish

Posted by on January 20, 2017 in show and tell | 0 comments

Here is another Mod-Mod Quilt Along 2014 finish

As with others I am hoping to get as many quilts finished in January as possible. This is number 2, it only needed binding since being returned from the long arm quilter earlier in 2016. This was my first every quilt along mystery sampler. Thanks Sophie for the challenge.  ...

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First of the December string blocks arrived this week

Posted by on January 20, 2017 in sent and received | 0 comments

I have received some wonderful string blocks this week from Teresa (Monday 16), Kate and Karen B (Wednesday 18) and Kathy S (Friday 20). Thanks you ladies. I am taking note as to the postage costs, size of envelopes etc as the cost of postage seems to differ considerably even though 3 or 4 blocks are mailed. Margaret...

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Last of the Strings

Posted by on January 20, 2017 in sent and received | 0 comments

The last four string blocks arrived today from Sophie in New Mexico and Kristin in California.  Thank you all, now my fun...

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Two heart blocks from Ginny

Posted by on January 19, 2017 in blocks | 0 comments

Two heart blocks from Ginny

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Strings on the Wing

Posted by on January 19, 2017 in sent and received | 0 comments

I mailed string blocks to Lori and Margaret today — and they are all out of the U.S., so may take a while. I’m sorry about the delay in getting them to you, but hope you will enjoy using them to make something...

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string blocks

Posted by on January 18, 2017 in sent and received | 0 comments

My string blocks are finally on the way to Lori and Margaret. Sorry they are a bit on the late side. I was sick for a week. Better now and finally got to the post office. :)Carol...

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One heart for the draw and one for fun

Posted by on January 18, 2017 in blocks | 0 comments

One heart for the draw and one for fun

I used all the scraps on my table to make a couple of hearts.  One is mostly red, for the lotto, the other I made into a small mat and gave to my sister in law.  Both used lots of little pieces and bits that were left over from recent...

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More Strings

Posted by on January 18, 2017 in sent and received | 0 comments

More strings have arrived, this time from Nann and...

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Pretty Strings

Posted by on January 18, 2017 in sent and received | 1 comment

Pretty Strings

Strings continue to arrive in the mail.  Thank you Ginny D., Cathy L., and Maree R.  They are all wonderful....

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