Wednesday, December 4, 2019

I May Have A Scrap Problem... Bringing In The Season, Scrappy!

Hi, all!

Well, the holiday season has arrived, and with it more things to do than there are hours in the day!  So I haven't had time to do any scrappy sewing this week, but I did find some wonderful scrappy inspiration on Instagram, all of it designed to ring in the holiday season.....



A beautiful triple Irish chain in Christmas colors...


One of my favorite versions of the snowflake quilt that is floating around the internet these days!  I love the scrappy red background!


This quilt and the next are made by the same pattern, and both are scrappy, but what a difference color choices and borders make!  I'd be hard-pressed to choose my favorite between them...




Isn't it amazing what you can create just using simple patchwork and half-square triangles?  This wreath is so fresh looking, and I love that it appears to be all scrappy!


And last, but certainly not least, some really cute holly blocks!  

And now I want to go play in my scraps again... but it will have to wait until I get past some Christmas obligations!  If you have time, play some for me, ok?

Hugs!

Sarah

9 comments:

  1. I love them all too! The are all on my ever growing list.

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  2. I love all these ideas, maybe I'll try one if my mojo comes back soon. My fur baby is having health issues and that seems to have zapped my creative energy :-(

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  3. I really like the snowflake quilt! It would look good with all kinds of blues in the background, too, and I have more of those than red! lol

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  4. Oh wow, Sarah!! Thanks for all the scrappy holiday inspiration. Those quilts really make me want to go SEW... Right now!!!

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  5. Scrappy is the best, isn't it? The more I quilt, the more I love scraps. Time to pull out my scrappy holiday quilt from last year :)

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  6. Great examples of scrappy. And better yet small squares. Right now my 2” squares are overflowing.

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  7. Sarah, thank you for the feature. This quilt has been so much fun to put together and has done a lot of travelling. The fabric was cut in Nova Scotia, the top was sewn in Seattle, then it travelled to Florida before returning home to Nova Scotia. Merry Christmas!

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  8. Great way to use scraps !! I too have lots of blue scraps that I think would be good for snowflake, please, could I have the pattern? Happy scrapping!!

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