Thursday, 19 January 2012

Swooning Closer

.... to a finish

Swoon-along

I had a bit of a productive day with four more blocks finished

On my first few blocks, I cut and worked on them one by one but, for these last four I cut them all out and chain pieced. For some time I felt like I was getting no where but then at the end they all came together quickly.

Now for a closer look ....


Print paired with Kona Cotton - "School Bus"



Print paired with Kona Cotton - "Dark Violet"



Print paired with Free Spirit Designer Solid "Red Plum"



Print paired with Moda Bella Solids "Etchings Slate"

Now for the next bit .......



Settling on a layout


I have some quilting ideas running though my head also so hopefully more on that soon.

Happy sewing, Sharon

12 comments :

  1. I love them all, but especially the one with the light pink print - I can't believe how quickly you've got them all finished - I look forward to seeing your quilting ideas.

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  2. they look great together.....
    Hugz

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  3. You have done a marvellous job on all the blocks. They are stunning and it will be a very striking quilt when you have finished.

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  4. These look fab! I love the colours you've chosen :)

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  5. Awesome blocks! I'm about to cave on this quilt along.

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  6. Still swooning I see...4 blocks WOW

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  7. Oh Sharon... you should be soooo happy with swooning. The blocks look GrEaT!

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  8. I bought this pattern a while ago and after seeing your blocks I think I'll have to dig it out and join in the swoon-a-long.
    PS Of course you can use an image from my blog.

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  9. They're all gorgeous but I love the green/purple block and the orange block. You've really whizzed through these...I'm still looking forward to making the first one, still plodding along on some WIPs!

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  10. Wow! You've done these SO quickly!!! You're amazing Sharon!!! They look gorgeous together ... I can't wait to see how you quilt this!!

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  11. Sharon, your Swoon blocks look really amazing, and so precise!!

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