Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Makin' progress . . .

Hi, everybody!! 

I'm makin' progress on my first block for the Swoon quilt, and I thought I would show it to you. I'm really loving this block, and the colors that my daughter chose for her quilt. By the way, there's a wonderful quilt along that I've joined up with, called the Bestie Quilt Along -- you might want to scoot over to see Candice, or Jackie, or Jana and see what we are all up to! 

There's even a Flickr group so we can all see some inspiring photos and cheer each other on, too!

I mentioned that I was following this tutorial, and here are some of my units I'm preparing . . .

There goes my camera again! I swear that Kona green is NOT that olive-looking!! 

Oooh, I'm loving that blue and the white together! I'm a traditional girl, don'tcha know?

Here are some of the units being laid out in the correct formation:

Ta-da!! You can see the center star! 

I hope to have more to show you soon!



  1. Love the colors your daughter chose and she's a lucky girl to have a mom like you! Very pretty design and can hardly wait to see more!

  2. Lovely colors for a block that just 'bursts'!

  3. It is looking great so far! Love the colors :)

  4. My camera does that, too! I try without the flash and it gets better! I like the blue and white!

  5. How pretty! She's going to LOVE it... I love the blues and greens together. I'm really getting the urge to make one of these!


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