SewConnected – January

Posted on January 23rd, by Amy in SewConnected. 17 comments

I have been sitting on this fabric all month – and the last week haven’t gotten sew much. Last night I ignored the dinner dishes and set to work after the kids went to bed.
January is Tracy‘s month – she has a green living room and is making a quilt to coordinate. I love the luxurious fabrics that Tracy sent! I really wanted to highlight the silk somehow – and this is what I came up with. I hope you like it Tracy! The quilt is going to be fantastic – you can check out the other blocks over on flickr.

Now I need to get my other block done for Amy . . .

Hope you are having a great Friday!
Blessings – Amy

17 thoughts on “SewConnected – January

  1. 1
    SaraRules says:

    WOW! It’s gorgeous! Amazing that so much depth and texture can be in one block!

  2. 2
    audreypawdrey says:

    It is beautiful! You did a lovely job with those fabrics.:)

  3. 3
    Jackie says:

    Terrific block and you did a great job highlighting the silks.

  4. 4
    Tracy says:

    That is awesome!! I cannot wait to get them all so I can put it all together.

    The silks turned out so lovely in your block. Thank you!

  5. 5
    Stephanie says:

    That is gorgeous! Love the silk…such great textures.

  6. 6
    Artsy Momma says:

    That turned out great!

  7. 7
    melissa s. says:

    i love it, amy. what fun fabrics to work with!

  8. 8
    Bobbi says:

    You’ve got me itchin’ to get back into quilting. It seems I can only do one hobby at a time and it’s been several years since I’ve quilted. Did you see any stars last week during Sundance? My hubby was up there but didn’t see anyone interesting.

  9. 9
    Janis says:

    It looks so sophisticated! You did an excellent job of making the fabrics work for you. :)

  10. 10
    Anonymous says:

    Hi Hon; did you get any ideas for elephants? Love the green block; mostly the magnolia looking flower!
    love you, babe, Mom

  11. 11
    Shannon says:

    Blog hopping throught the Project Improv list….

    Love the green and brown block! I am so taken with that floral in the corner.

    I can’t help love a quilter’s blog with a playlist in the sidebar!!

  12. 12
    Kim says:

    Those colors remind me of summer and chocolate, lol, both of which I am dreaming of this winter! Very very nice!

  13. 13
    Amy says:

    oooo…thats pretty

  14. 14
    Tipper says:

    Beautiful!! She will love it!

  15. 15
    Thimbleanna says:

    Very, very nice Amy! This is a fun project you guys are doing.

  16. 16
    em's scrapbag says:

    Reminds me of the garden. Cool and fresh. Nice job.

  17. 17
    jacquie says:

    great job amy! you did a lot better with those silks than i did. though, they were gorgeous!

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