Saturday, March 16, 2013

Some orange rainbow blocks and a few hats!

Here's what I've been working on today while the grandbaby is asleep.  I was able to finish these rainbow blocks and I did my orange boxed in block too.  These are fun and quick too.  I'm loving these. Go check out what others are doing too on the Rainbow challenge...


 
 
 
Here's my orange Boxed in Block for this month. 
 
My design wall with the other blocks I've made.  It's a work in progress.



And, last but not least, here's some hats that will be given to the Community service person this week for cancer patients.  Uh, I'm not sure if these will be too hot now that it's getting warm weather but maybe they'll come in handy for night time wear...  I like the blue one in the middle cause it is reversible. It can be white with blue cuff, or blue with white cuff.  These are all made out of fleece.
 
 
Ok, gotta go for now.  I've got to get busy and work on my tension problem with my machine. I have some ideas that I hope will solve the problem. I'll update later...Now, go sew or enjoy the beautiful day outside!
 

12 comments:

Edith said...

Nice blocks happening in orange there Linda and the hats are lovely, I'd go for the blue as it is my favorite color.

Jane Galley said...

Your design wall is looking lovely, it's going to be a stunning quilt

Ellen said...

Your design wall looks wonderful. It is amazing what you can make with a few scraps!

lillianscupboard said...

I'm sure those pretty hats will be welcome, regardless of the weather. I imagine they feel very comfortable to wear.
Lillian
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Quilter Kathy said...

Such a fun design wall!

Sheila said...

Love your design wall. Pretty hats. You have busy, girl!

Elly D said...

I love how your rainbow blocks are looking on your design wall, Linda :) and your boxed in block looks fabulous too. You have a lovely variety of orange scraps.
Thank you for sharing your photos of the Dallas quilt show. I like the hexagon. Beautiful. I hope you manage to get your tension sorted on your machine. Pretty hats too. You do so much!

Kate said...

Your rainbow blocks look great, that's going to be a gorgeous project.

desertskyquilts said...

Even if the weather is warmer, I would think the hats will be useful. Don't forget we are used to having a furry covering warming our heads! And people who are on chemo don't always experience heat the way they normally would. Love your rainbow blocks on the side, and the way the quilt is coming together.

Andee said...

Lots of orange coming together on your blog! I need to get sewing!

Cathy Tomm said...

I am a bit late looking around at Saturday's orange. I like some of the orange blocks you have done. You will have a great stack of rainbow quilts. Great hats too.

KaHolly said...

I'm impressed!! And your design wall is gorgeous!

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