Sew & Tell


Posted on December 11th, by Amy in a Notion or Two, sew-n-tell, SewConnected. 21 comments

I have been doing a little catch up this week! November’s bee blocks are ready to go in the mail finally. Before I forget I also want to tell you that I also have a post on Natalia’s blog today! Go learn a little bit more about me there :)This block is for Amber – she sent some favorite scraps and pre-cut squares for a maverick star. It’s going to be a fun quilt!

This one is for Meg – she sent us beautiful vibrant solids for a Kaffe inspire log cabin block! I can’t wait to see this one come together too!

I’m linking up with Amylouwho and her Sew & Tell – I’m so glad to have something to share!!

I hope you all have a great weekend, I’ve got a few projects lined up to keep me inside and warm. My throat has been raw since yesterday morning, when I went outside for firewood and took a deep surprise breath at -10F :( Usually it’s not this cold until January around here!
Blessings ~
Amy


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21 thoughts on “Sew & Tell

  1. 1
    live a colorful life says:

    I love that maverick star block. Now I have a direction for all my precious Heather Ross prints. Thanks, Amy!

  2. 2
    Purple Paisley Patch says:

    I also love the Maverick star block, what a gorgeous way to showcase those precious scraps. Love the mermaid!

  3. 3
    Candied Fabrics says:

    Ooh! Both of those are nice….but I especially love the Log cabin…you've knocked something loose in my brain – AAAHH!!! there's already so much loose stuff in there! ;-)

  4. 4
    DeeRoo says:

    Oooo…I didn't know it was called a Maverick Star…I thought it was a wonky star…I like!:)

    I like how you left a space between the points on one of the sides…I'll have to try that.

  5. 5
    Natalia says:

    I love the Maverick star! It would be a fun block to make a whole scrappy quilt from! Very cute!

  6. 6
    Diane says:

    Great blocks! Thanks for sharing. I get so much inspiration every week from the sew and tell posts!

  7. 7
    Lesly says:

    Good looking blocks! Thanks for sharing!

  8. 8
    Lis says:

    I'm with DeeRoo, I love the term "maverick" – I have a few maverick projects but I guess it's supposed to be something you do on purpose! Enjoyed reading your article on Natalia's blog.

  9. 9
    Catherine says:

    Love the top block especially the fabrics used. Just read your background on Natalie's blog, thanks for sharing this with us.

  10. 10
    Anne at Film and Thread says:

    I love how you fit the mermaid in that star!

  11. 11
    ktquilts says:

    Enjoyed both of your blocks. Lucky girls!

    Blessings,

    KT

  12. 12
    Terriaw says:

    Sounds like time to load up on Vitamin C and throat lozenges. That cold air is raw here too! Hope you're keeping warm with love and projects.

    Love the blocks you've been working on!

  13. 13
    Sara says:

    You sound like me – finishing up blocks! They are very nice blocks. Like the star one the best! But, I love stars.

  14. 14
    Sew It Up! says:

    I'm really loving the log cabin. Great idea!

  15. 15
    Vicki says:

    great blocks! I love that star.

  16. 16
    SueWis says:

    Pretty! The mermaid is cute!

  17. 17
    Thimbleanna says:

    LOVE that star block Amy! Very clever fussy cutting!

  18. 18
    Pokey says:

    Two great squares! The fussy cut star is very well done, love the little gnome :-}

  19. 19
    Nina... says:

    Love the blocks, Thanks for sharing! Happy holidays!

  20. 20
    amandajean says:

    nice blocks, amy!

  21. 21
    Rene' says:

    Both blocks are great. Thanks for sharing!

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