Sunday, March 6, 2011

Sewing on Sunday

This afternoon, I got to sew a little bit more.  I finished up three more turtles for community service....As it turns out, these are bigger than I first thought. I was just guestimating the size when I told you last. I measured these this afternoon and they are 28" long and 20" wide.



I put together last week's Civil War Block

and I put three more blocks together for one of my UFO's...



This is my purple quilt with some of the almost flower blocks around it.  I say almost because I ran out of white fabric and will have to buy some before I can finish these blocks.  I'll also be putting the leaves around it too.... this is on my design wall right now waiting for the white fabric to put the finishing touches onto the flower blocks.   

Another little quilt on the design wall is my Disappearing 9 patch.  I put this one together Friday night. I've decided it needs another row before a border so I have to make 4 more blocks.  I'll be doing those this week and finish this one up too.



  Anyway, that's all for now, more to come later.  Have a great week and happy sewing! 

10 comments:

Miss 376 said...

Looks like you had a most productive day. The purple quilt is coming along very nicely

swooze said...

Looks great!

Did you take a pic of my shawl? Can you share please?

Barb said...

Oh wow.....just love all of your projects but those turtles are just adorable.

Vickie said...

I love the turtles! The purple quilt is gorgeous!

Tonya said...

oh my gosh, can you tell me more about these turtles? can you share the pattern or tutorial...i love turtles and Barb emailed me about these.

Impera_Magna said...

Wow... you got a LOT done this weekend!

Deborah said...

Those turtles are so cute! The kids are going to love them. I'm such an air head...I forgot all about Friday sewing. See you next time, (I hope)

LuAnn said...

You are being very productive; glad to see you are working on some UFOs.

Marti said...

I don't know what your turtles are for, but they are so cute. Whoever gets them will love 'em.

andinanotherlife said...

You are so ridiculously clever! I just wanted to comment on your tutrtles as they are super cute! I just made one into a wheat(rice) bag today for those cold nights. its over here at www.sewsaysyou.blogspot.com But not im all wondering if i can turn your turtles into HUGE wheat packs for laying on, and warming the bed...

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