Wednesday, July 1, 2015

WIP Wednesday and ALYOF July Goal

Happy Canada Day!  Happy WIP Wednesday!  Happy ALYOF July Goal Setting!

About two months ago, a customer asked me to make a quilt, with a deadline of August.  Not a problem, I said.  Well...now that it's July, I guess it's time to get moving.  The customer wanted a replica of this quilt -- a tutorial by Elizabeth Hartman, Stamp collection.

The customer picked out the fabric:


I decided to skip the fusible interfacing this time around.  432 three-inch squares -- 36 each of 12 fabrics.


Two blocks done, ten more to go.


It's so nice to get outside to take photos.



Finishing this quilt will be my July goal for A Lovely Year of Finishes.


It's WIP Wednesday, so linking up with:

Sew Fresh Quilts




8 comments:

  1. Those are some really cute fabrics and they look great together in those scrappy blocks. This is going to be a very happy, scrappy quilt!

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  2. Your blues and greens look true on these pics, Anja. And I can't help buy notice that you didn't go for the 1 inch finished squares like Elizabeth did! :) Thanks for the link to the tutorial!

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  3. So bright and colourful! Giddy up go for your August deadline!

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  4. Ahh, blue and green, my favourite colour combo! This is going to be such a happy quilt. I'm off to check out the link you provided to the original. :-)

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  5. Very cute quilts. I am with you, where has the summer gone so far? Did I completely miss June?

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  6. That quilt is coming together nicely. The fabrics and colours are wonderful!

    Thanks for posting to TN&TN.

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  7. This looks like a quick quilt to assemble - hope everything goes well!

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  8. Looks good! I'm sure you can get this quilt done :) I'm loving the fabrics!

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