Friday, October 10, 2008

sew connected



Quilt block for Rita, 15.5" square (unfinished)
For the sew connected quilting group.

Rita included the sweetest little embroidered patch in the package with the fabrics for her block this month. I love that little bunny so much, I almost kept it for myself. (She gave us permission to do so.) But the little bunny makes the block, don't you think?
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Thanks so much for all your name suggestions for the red and yellow strip quilt. I decided to name it autumn sunshine. Thank you to Katie and Katie!

35 comments:

John said...

wow, it's so simple and yet ... so perfect. i need to take some notes from you on minimizing!

Anonymous said...

love the bunny. absolutely darling.

GSU Francis Peak said...

you could photo copy the block. i have done that before for the pattern and it makes the pattern dark and tracable. then you could have on for yourself! hee hee

Ritapizza said...

Thanks for a beautiful block! Love the rickrack trim and your beautiful use of color!

To all who like my embroidery, please don't copy and trace it. I will make the pattern available to everyone soon, thanks!

Anina said...

So cute!

Anonymous said...

it's adorable! i love the rikrak trim, what a sweet addition.
happy weekend!

Amy said...

Your block came out great. Rita's quilt is going to be wonderful!

nettie said...

yes the bunny is very cute, but I really like the ric-rac also.

thehummingcat said...

Aren't they pretty! Love the ric rac border, it really adds something extra!

Alissa said...

That bunny is SO cute! Great block.

Heather - Dollarstorecrafts.com said...

I like the bunny, but the rick rack makes it for me!

Unknown said...

Very cute block! Love the rick rack!

Anonymous said...

sooo sweet!!!

Betsy said...

very pretty. I like the tiny scalloped border.

jacquie said...

darling! i almost kept my embroidery piece too, but it was too cute not to put in the block.

Erin said...

This is super cute! Just so sweet with that darling bunny.

Mama Urchin said...

love that ric rac

Elizabeth said...

the whole thing is just so sweet! the bunny, the ric-rac, the timy strip of flowered fabric - very sweet.

KC Quilter said...

Oh, Amanda, that is just about the SWEETEST block I have seen in ages. I adore embroidery patches mixed in with pieced work!

Tine said...

That is such a great block! The bunny is sweet :-)

Diane said...

That block is adorable. Yellow is one of my many favorite colors.

Unknown said...

Love it! The bunny does make the block :)


Quick question - How did you decide 35" square for your tree skirt?

dutchcomfort said...

Sweetest bunny block!!

yaiAnn said...

It's so sweet!!

lera said...

That is a cute little bunny. Your block is wonderful.

(Hey! Congrats for your mention on Whip Up!)

Nanette Merrill said...

Yes the bunny makes the block but the rick rack does too! What a cute idea.

Anonymous said...

Lovely block! The bunny is so sweet!

Victoria Findlay Wolfe said...

looks nice!

beki said...

the bunny + the ric-rack are so, so sweet!!

calicodaisy said...

I love the little embroidery. The quilting block frames it so well.
-- Michele

Anonymous said...

Oh, it's darling! I love it too. And it's yellow!

Philigry said...

so darn cute, and the yellow! you know i love that!

Rebekah said...

this is so adorable! that patch is so cute!

Sarah said...

So cute!!! I especially love the ric rac detail.

Clair said...

That is a cute block.