My Scrappy Picnic Plaid Quilt (in progress)




Give me a good challenge, and I'm in! As long as it doesn't involve running or burpees, it's good.
When I saw that there was a quilt-along on Instagram to make the Scrappy Picnic Plaid Quilt that's found in the 2016 Quilter's Planner, I jumped on the wagon!
Prizes were/are involved to sweeten the deal.

You might remember the CrossCut Quilt I made this past summer that will be given to one of my children for Christmas this year. This Scrappy Picnic Plaid quilt would be perfect for my other kiddo!

 

I raided my stash for scraps that would match the living quarters of this child.
(Note how I'm avoiding the his/her terms in the event one of my off-spring is reading!)

I came up with this.


I picked up more fabric as we traveled in October, stopping in Missouri, Texas, New Mexico and a few other places. (That trip will surely be a post coming up this month.)

I am falling a bit behind on the challenge process because of working, but there have been some long binges of sewing going on just in hopes of getting this baby done for Christmas!

I am linking up with two other challenges...

Fingers crossed that I can do this!

hosted by Muppin / Cheryl Sleboda


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What have you been sewing lately? Any good books being read?





Comments

  1. A fun collection of colors to be sure. I like things scrappy!

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  2. Gorgeous! Thank you for being part of the blog challenge!!

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  3. love that quilt. Thanks for linking up with Elm Street Quilts One Monthly Goal and good luck on your project.

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  4. It's looking gorgeous. I would have done this quilt along if there were more days in a week. Good for you for doing it.

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  5. The Scrappy Picnic Plaid Quilt has always been a favorite of mine Kathy and yours looks like it will turn out really great!

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