Sunday, September 7, 2014

100 Quilts for kids progress

Here's the totals this week - the first two lines are really the only ones that matter - 3 more weekends to go! Thanks Arlene for the help!
  • Pillowcases ready to go 13 (+3) - for Conker Cancer 
  • Quilts ready to go (3) (+2) - for Project Linus
  • Pillowcases cut and ready to sew (8)
  • Quilts ready to be quilted (3)
  • Quilts cut and ready to sew (2)
3 more pillow cases for Conker Cancer
Big Star Baby Quilt
Charm Pack Cherry with Slate background fabric
Charm Pack Cherry - Glide thread on top, magna glide in the bobbin, hobbs 80/20 batting, celtic maze pantograph, flannel on the back
Charm Pack Cherry no background fabric

Glide thread on top, magna glide in the bobbin, hobbs 80/20 batting, Dazzle pantograph flannel backing 

I had a helper this weekend, what fun!!
These quilts are a nice size, 52x 62 so hopefully big enough and appealing to the bigger kids in need.  The pattern for the quilts is Charm Pack Cherry - Fatquarter shop free pattern Don't they both look so different.  I used a background fabric in one, the other just random colors everywhere.  I think I like it better without the background fabric.   The star quilt went together so quickly Big Star Baby Quilt Pattern.  3 more weeks to go  - if I can get this all done, there will be 8 quilts and 21 pillowcases - nice!!

Don't forget to check out the linky parties on the sidebar, that's how I found out about these awesome quilts! 

13 comments:

  1. Wonderful rewarding projects, way to go Sue! Thanks for the links to those patterns.

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  2. Your contributions to charity are always in abundance and wonderful.

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  3. The Charm Pack Cherry pattern quilts are so different but each are super cute!

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  4. Way to go! Those quilts and pillows are going to be loved by all those who receive them.

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  5. Those Charm Pack Cherry quilts are so pretty! I think I like the one without a background better, too.

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  6. I really love the colors .. but the quilting pattern is just adorable!

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  7. You are a regular dynamo Sue! Those quilts are super cute too and somebody is going to love receiving each one!

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  8. Wow, your work rate is fantastic. I like both these quilts though I marginally prefer the one without the background. I'm sure whoever gets these will love them.

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  9. Wow. That is one great list. Yeah for you.

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  10. Such beautiful quilts and the pillow cases are pretty, too! Love that Dazzle pantograph. What wonderful texture!

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  11. Very nice. You pictures are nice to. Wish I could get mine that nice! I love the blues!

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  12. Beautiful charity gifts. Colorful and happy.

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  13. What beautiful work, Sue! Love, love, love that Big star and how the colours pop against the grey in your Charm Pack Cherry quilt!

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