Sunday, May 23, 2021

Mondat Making

 


I've had this book now for almost a year, so time to put it to use.  A very interesting read on the blocks and hobo life on the rails.  I want to make the large quilt with all the blocks, but....


there are a lot of smaller projets using one or a few of the blocks.  This one caught me eye.


I have most of the blocks cut out and prepped for assembly.  They work up very fast.  I'll lay those out and then see what colors I need for filling in.  I'll make one of these for the larger quilt as well.

I have lot's of homespuns, plaids, and shirt cottons that need using up.  There are some cute small projects in the book - and then make each block for the big quilt.  This play probably will carry right on right into Fall.


I stepped away from the computer and all media for the weekend and forgot I was suppose to pull a winner for the "Wild" Hop giveaway.

 Siouxzq64@gmail.comMay 18, 2021 at 3:04 PM

Great cross stitch pieces. I love to cross stitch. I just don't have enough hours in my day anymore.


I will send email for mailing information and thank you all for visiting and commenting.

Sewingly Yours,

Sharon

6 comments:

  1. The train bocks are lovely, but your book, what a delight to read through and sort out a new pattern.

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  2. Those train blocks are perfect for plaids and shirtings.

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  3. Congrats to Colette!. Looking forward to seeing your Hobo Quilt. Maybe you'll get yours done quicker than Barbara got hers done (no race).

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  4. I’m looking forward to seeing how your quilt turns out.

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  5. That looks like a neat book. I like the use of plaids in the train blocks.

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