Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Progress report and thanks

Thank you friends.
It was so nice of you to stop by
and leave such SWEET comments
and encouragement yesterday!!!
Blogland is a very nice place to be.
;)
 
This is where I decided to go with my son's quilt.

I cut the 1/2 yard pieces of the dreaded sports fabric
into 18"x18" squares.
I'm surrounding them with my free style log cabin blocks
that I had already pieced into columns.
 
Only two more sides to GO!!!
 

13 comments:

  1. Great! that is perfect for your son!

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  2. It looks wonderful. When it is finished you will smile a big smile, 'cause he will be smiling an even bigger one.

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  3. He will love it and that is what matters the most! Good for you!!!!

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  4. He will love it. Bet he wears it out. You did good, dear.

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  5. Oh nice! This makes those pieces of sports fabric visible as opposed to cut up in small pieces. Very nice. And well done to your son on completing his schooling.

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  6. It's lots of fun! I hope you are having fun with it. I know it will be loved!

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  7. it looks like a very fun quilt i'm sure your son will be thrilled with it
    Frankie
    http://www.knitwits-owls.blogspot.co.uk/

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  8. That is the perfect solution, Beth, and it looks fabulous too. It's a win win!

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  9. He's going to love it! A true treasure from mom with love. Congratulate the graduate for me.

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  10. Oh, a wonderful, simple solution! It looks great, and I love the way the blues in the log cabins set off the reds and oranges in the sport fabrics. He's gonna love it! Congrats to the graduate!

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  11. Beth, I read this post first and then the previous one where you explained your dilemma. I didn't even notice the sports-themed squares. I was just admiring the patchwork outlines. You are such a loving, good mama.

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  12. I knew it-I knew it! I had NO doubt that you would put that fabric on the front for your son!! That is how you roll!
    You are a great mom! ;]

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