Friday, February 3, 2012

Can I get a Whoop-Whoop?? Everyone needs a little chocolate....

Hi, all!


Friday rolls around again - and it feels like spring here in Middle Tennessee!  The sun is shining, the daffodils are blooming, and it's absolutely gorgeous outside!  I don't know how long it will last, but it sure is fun while it's here!  It makes me happy when the weather's pretty - how about you?


I'm going to share an in-progress quilt today - I managed to get the top pieced this morning, and hope to get it quilted before the end of the weekend.  We had a request for a brown and teal quilt, more modern than traditional...




...so I thought I'd use the chevron quilt design by Crazy Quilt Mom again.  It's such a wonderful quilt design - easy and quick!  




And as you can see I had my little photography assistant back today - and she had an umbrella!  Of course, it's an absolute necessity on a pretty sunny spring day!


So that's what I've been working on this week - 
how about you?

Link up and show off your projects!

And don't forget to share the love

and check out everyone's links!!

Whoop whoop!!!

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And just a reminder - there's still time to participate in the scrap block challenge (you can read about it here) and be in the running for some great giveaway items!!

Hugs!

Sarah

20 comments:

  1. I think this is the pattern my SIL wants to do next. Such a simple pattern, but so pretty.

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  2. Those are such bright colors with a bright little helper for a sunny day.

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  3. Looks great... love those colors! FYI... box went in the mail yesterday :)

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  4. Great chevron quilt. I am also a stay at home Nana to my two grandsons, 5 and 3 (as of yesterday). I anticipated hours of sewing in the afternoon while they napped. NOT! But we have a great time cooking and playing outside. We are in eastern NC and have had a very mild winter so lots of time outside.

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  5. The teal and chocolate are great together - quite an impact. Thanks for sharing!!

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  6. Cool pattern and quilt! Love your little assistant! It's hard to find good help now a days!
    Thanks for hosting!
    Have a great weekend!

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  7. What a neat design! The quilt looks so pretty hanging in the sunshine.

    Glad your assistant could put in an appearance as well. ;-)

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  8. What a great pattern! Love the colors too! I live just east of you in Lebanon and blogged yesterday about the amazing spring-like weather. It was so nice to get out and enjoy the outdoors again! Isn't it wonderful?!? I'm so glad we're on the home stretch to spring!!!

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  9. Love this quilt and thanks for linking to this pattern, I've wanted to try a new way of doing the zig zags!

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  10. The quilt is fabulous and your little assistant very cute.

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  11. Your quilt is wonderful. I love the sun shining through it! (Your assistant is precious!)

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  12. Love the colors, oh and the pattern too. I'll have to revisit that pattern.

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  13. Love your quilt! Thinking maybe I need to make another using this pattern as well. ;)

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  14. Gorgeous quilt, with one of my favorite color combinations! I think I may have to do one of these myself. Lilli and her umbrella are looking cute!

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  15. Ah yes, the indispensable fashion accessory - a big colorful umbrella.
    I need to make one of those chevron quilts. It's really a pretty one you have going there!

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  16. Hi Sarah, what a gorgeous, bright quilt. Thanks so much for sharing. I have recently found your blog and am now following you, and will visit often. Please stop by my blog and perhaps you would like to follow me also. Have a wonderful day. Hugs, Chris
    http://chelencarter-retiredandlovingit.blogspot.com/

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  17. Love the color combo and it's looking awesome!

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  18. So glad your assistant was in the photography mode today. You 2 make great pictures together!

    Love the chevron quilt!

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  19. I love the colors you chose for your chevrons.

    And your assistant is adorable. I remember dancing around with my umbrella when I was her age. Cute!

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  20. i LOVE that quilt in brown and teal. it's fabulous!!! thanks for your kind words about my pattern. :)

    thanks for linking up to finish it up Friday!

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