Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Work in Progress Wednesday

I've got so many things on my plate recently, so my WIP pile is huge!  First off, I am excited to say that we will be moving to Houston at the end of May because Jeff accepted a job offer from Hewlett Packard. I can't wait to start this new chapter in our lives, but I wish I could put off all the packing and moving that is involved.

Jan - Mar blocks
I'm really excited about how my Sisters' Ten BOM from Gen X Quilters is coming along. I got an amazing little fat quarter bundle from Pink Castle Fabrics. At first I was worried that the prints were a bit too girly, but I fell in love with them after I started playing around with all the fabrics. The blocks are all 12.5" unfinished.

wip apron
I'm also working on this super cute ruffle apron. It is the first one I have ever made, and I am liking how it is coming together. I just need to add the ties and it will be all done.

Shining Stars bom

Shining Stars Block of the Month - March
I'm also working on the Shining Stars BOM by Jeni Baker. It is using her new Color Me Retro fabric line, and I am really liking how it is coming together.These two blocks were my first adventure into making flying geese. I need some work, but it was fun to try something new.

I have two more big piles of inventory I am making for my Etsy shop. I am trying to get everything made, that way when I start to pack for our move it will all be done and in one box (hopefully).

9 comments:

  1. Your BoM blocks are looking great!

    Best of luck with the packing and moving!

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  2. Fun blocks! At first I wasn't sure about the first photo, but it grew on me fast, the fabric and blocks are great together. How you have an uneventful move!

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  3. Gorgeous blocks and the apron is super cute!

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  4. This is gorgeous! Do you link up anywhere for this wed work on it post? :)

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  5. Well; I must say for a young Mom....you are getting a lot of sewing in there...good for you. I loved everything; your blocks are gorgeous and that little ruffle apron is too cute.

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  6. Wow, your BOM blocks are awesome!! :)

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  7. Good luck with your move. Your shining stars block is really pretty. Jeni Baker is in my quilt guild.

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  8. I love the fabric you used for you BOMs

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  9. Wow, it looks like you have a lot of great projects in the works. That apron is super cute.

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