Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Thankful.

Today I'm thankful....
 I'm thankful for a big chunk of time yesterday to get some blocks together.
This quilt was worrying me.
I don't know why I was stressing about this gift...
but I was.


I'm also thankful for leftovers.
Maybe they'll be in the border...???.

I'm thankful they're ALL 2 1/2" wide. ;)

I'm thankful for all the friends that pass on fabric to me.
I thought about THEM as I was piecing yesterday.

I'm thankful I have enough white for sashing this quilt.
I hope I'll remember to use the SAME. exact. white
as I go along.
Have you ever used DIFFERENT whites in a quilt???
I have.
It doesn't work.
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I'm thankful I won't need to BUY anything for this quilt!

I have QUITE enough fabric.

I have to keep telling myself that....
Over and over again.

13 comments:

  1. WOW! You are a Speedy Gonzales! It looks GREAT. I love the color combinations, and the variety. Good Job.
    Hugs,

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  2. Funny you mentioned the 'white' as this has been a conversation with other bloggers - even from buying the same 'brand' white from one store and another and white is different.

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  3. I'm with you it all has to be the same .I see a lot of scrap quits and while they are lovely I just can't get past the different whites .

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  4. Thankful Tuesday. Cant wait til Wednesday :-)

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  5. I am LOVING this quilt---simple blocks always pull my heart strings. :)

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  6. It's such a great scrap fabric quilt!!!!

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  7. That's such a sweet post. The quilt is great and with all the postive thoughts you are having while you are doing it, I know it will be a blessing to someone.

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  8. I'm thankful for inspiring blogging friends like you, the Internet for bringing us all together, and winning your giveaway. Thanks! No need to stress over that quilt - it is delightful!

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  9. Thank YOU for reminding me to be thankful. It's always a great attitude adjustment.

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  10. yep,tried that once. never again-white needs to be same

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  11. thanks for that tip on the whites!!! this looks great.

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  12. Yep. I have noticed this about white fabrics.
    I love this simple, sweet little block. Can't believe I haven't made a quilt using it already. It is in my near future!

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