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Saturday, May 11, 2013

Rainy Day Blues....

 With all of the Blue Scraps all over the sewing room, you would think a storm came through.  They are now sorted and cut ..... ready for more sewing.  The Jacobs Ladder Blocks are done along with 16-patches.


I have added the Blues to the Wall -- by the time the Rainbow Challenge Ends, I will have enough to do 2 quilts using the Jacobs Ladder.  The blocks finish at 16" square.


Here is one of the reasons, I have been so quiet -- lots of quilting going on.  Graduation Gifts, Trunk Show Quilts and H2H Quilt -- all happening at one time.

Quilt Name:  Acappella
Designer:  Jamie Janow Elfert (Me!)
Size:  84" x 95"
Colors -- All of them!

I usually show the backings after the projects are done -- but this one is awesome.  I only had 6 yards and I was short about 5" of width.  So I added this brightly covered strip that has been in my stash for years.

Linking up with Sarah with Confessions of a Fabric Addict, at her Whoop Whoop Party.  And Angela with the Saturday Rainbow Challenge.

Have a Great Mothers Day!

6 comments:

Sheila said...

Love what that strip did to the backing! Great blue blocks!!! You have been busy!

gailss said...

Nice to see you back Jamie and wonderful blocks....Looks like you are moving along with your longarm and now have become a pro....beautiful backing for that quilt!

Sarah Craig said...

Wow, that is a gorgeous rendition of Acappella!! Love all those colors!!! And the Jacob's Ladder blocks are going to make marvelous quilts!! Whoop whoop!!

Grit said...

Wow, wonderful work.
Grit from Germany

Quilter Kathy said...

Fabulous scrap work....love those blocks!

Deb A said...

Beautiful quilt by a wonderful designer! Love your pretty blue scrappy blocks.