Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Scrappy Wednesday

 


Simple scrappy 9-patches set with various low volumn squares worked up quickly.  It just waited for enough fabric for a border, back, and binding (all the same) .  I picked that up at a recent estate sale and now this lovely is finished.


It's been rainy and cold, so photos had to be taken inside - especially with a very white quilt.  This is the pattern  DOGGO by Lorna @ Sew Fresh Quilts and was offered to those participating in the Hands2Help 2021.  This worked up so fast that it could easily be a day project, but I did the cutting and piecing one day and quilting/binding the next day.  That worked in my schedule of Mom's care and house needs.


The purple has sat on my shelf for a long time and I don't remember where it came from - time to use it up.  There was just enough for the heart around the eye and the back.  I think I had a small strip that was cut down into my barrel system.  The binding was pulled from the 'left over' binding drawer - just enough (sweating).

I'd like to make another Dog quilt with a tan backgroud and blue (or maybe green) accents.  If you are looking for a quick baby quilt - this is it.

I need to take a day to update the blog and side bar - so many new things going on that I am missing - but I like to share.  At least with the cold (and rainy) weather, I am in the mood to quilt some long waiting tops.  My piecing is only getting done on Monday from 1-3 when one of our sewing groups comes in, but a little is better than none.

Keep stitching and stay safe,

Sewingly Yours,

Sharon 


6 comments:

  1. I've been busy recently so I've missed reading your blog. It was lovely to go back and see the quilts you have finished or you are working on. I love the dog quilt in particular but your scrappy quilts are my favourites.

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  2. You have made two beautiful quilts Sharon. Love the dog.

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  3. The scrappy nine patch is definitely my style, but the DOGGO quilt makes me smile. Lorna has a great variety to choose from. My H2H choice was P is for Pond

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  4. Simple Scrappy 9-Patches and Doggo both turned out SEW cute, Sharon!! Happy that you found a bit of sewing time.

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  5. Oh my gosh, I love Doggo in the purple and white...so cute! I'm glad you find some sewing time with all you have going on. It's good to take a little time for yourself to do the things you love. xo

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  6. Take time for you. It's easy to forget when caring for another.love the dog quilt. Cutecute

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