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Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Wishes Quilt Along


Do you read the Jolly Jabber, the blog at the Fat Quarter Shop? So many ideas and great projects! I spotted their Wishes Quilt Along yesterday and couldn't resist participating. Make A Wish is a fabulous organization and I want to do my small part to help.

I am using stash fabrics and just happened to have a bin ready to go from a different project I just couldn't get in to. Not having enough of any one white fabric, my blocks will be be made with a variety of whites.


It really took very little time to make the first 14" block. I followed their basic instructions. Instead of cutting 8 different fabrics, I chose to use 4. After step 2, I had 4 extra half square triangle halves and couldn't toss them into the scrap bin!  So I cut the pieces to make another block. If nothing else, it will live on the back of the quilt. Or I can make an extra block each month and have 2 really cute quilts to donate.




3 comments:

Marei said...

Judy I love the block you created with the little white pinwheel center. Too cute!

BillieBee (billiemick) said...

Love your blocks Judy.

Kathleen said...

Judy, I read your comment on Judy L's blog today about eating well. I saw that you get your meat farm raised. I'm not up on how to find humanely raised beef and pork. I live in WA - just moved near Olympia. I don't suppose you live in that area and can recommend places? Kathleen