W.I.P. Wednesday {8.1.12}

I can’t believe that school starts today for Sam!  This summer was way too short (for me anyway!)  It’s been a couple of weeks since I posted about my progress on WIP’s, so I thought I better check in.  If for nothing other than to hold myself accountable for the lack of serious progress around here!

I did have a completion since my last post.  The 30’s Sampler Quilt is done and hanging in my sewing room as I type 🙂  This makes me very happy.

I completed my local block of the month blocks for July.  I’m loving the variety of batiks that are in this BOM. 

I also love the colors in the Women of Courage BOM.  There are SO MANY pieces in these blocks…and cutting at 1 5/8″ is about to kill most of us 😉  So far we have completed 2 of the same block each month.  It’s been a lot of work, but I know it will be worth it in the end.

I also made a few more Great Granny blocks.

I have decided to stop with four blocks and make a table topper.  I need to turn my attention back to my other projects!

I did complete another quilt top, but I will have to share that one at a later point…SO LAME, I KNOW!

Here are my lists now…


Women of Courage BOM
1st Saturday BOM

Needs Borders:

Verona Jelly Bean

Ready to Quilt:

Pezzy Lattice
Vintage Modern quilt

Pineapple quilt
Jacob’s Ladder quilt
Hexagon table topper
Trip Around the World quilt

Ready to Bind:

Strip quilt
Fall table runner
Batik table runner

Backburner: (the really old ones that I’m not ready to pick up again yet!):

King sized Yellow Brick Road
Tulip quilt
Homespun quilt
Birdhouse wallhanging

I’m linking up to Freshly Pieced.

Don’t forget to check in on the featured bloggers for this week’s Let’s Get Acquainted Blog Hop.  There have already been some great tutorials…I’m LOVING Audrey’s baby quilt tutorial!

Up this week:

July 31
    Audrey from Hot Pink Quilts
    M-R from Quilt Matters
Aug 2
    Jennifer from GH Quilting
    Danny from MommyFor Reals

Have a great week.


8 thoughts on “W.I.P. Wednesday {8.1.12}

  1. Great Granny looks great! And so does your 30’s sampler quilt! I have some 30’s that I have been collecting and are on my “quilts to-do list” 🙂

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