Tuesday, September 30, 2014

I Just Could Not Resist!

I thought long and hard about joining Temecula Quilt Company's ABC quilt along.
You see I have three daughters, so I needed to make three.quilts.  But how could anyone resist that darling quilt.

So, I called my friend Elaine and she loved it too!
We met and got busy.

I have been waiting for a project where I could use my solids and, baby, this was it!!  I thought I could use about 13 fabrics for a repeat of two. I am using Kona white for the background.  

The quilt along is up to letter G, so we spent our time cutting. 

First the solids.  Thank goodness for Elaine, she is a math wiz and let me know just how much to cut for each piece.
Here are A thou G, cut and ready.

We also cut the background strips and labeled them for the future blocks.

Today I made A.

I have been singing this song all the time I was sewing.

♫ ♫   A your adorable   ♪ ♪ ♫

More verses to follow!

Here are my A's

Happy Sewing!


  1. Sooo cute. I had to jump in too. It is such a cute quilt.

  2. I knew you wouldn't be able to resist.

  3. I'm not making this quilt but have been following along in spirit. Love seeing what you've made and can't wait for the rest of the song. :)

  4. I've been following along too! I look forward to seeing your quilts grow!

  5. cute A's!!!! I can't wait to get mine sewn!! eeeekkkk!!!

  6. What a fun time you will have making three of these cute quilts!

  7. It is going to be a bright and attractive quilt, very cute blocks!

  8. Love your a's, Jane! This is going to be a gorgeously colourful quilt :)
    Happy week!
    Helen xox

  9. Your A's are adorable! ;-) I'm glad you are joining the fun! Have a great day!

  10. You are so organized....and well...it helps for the future because the minute I turn my back I have forgotten what for...

  11. You have been busy! This is another great idea I am working to resist ;) A+ on yours!


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