Monday, November 14, 2011

Sample block

I did manage to sew a sample block yesterday for the quilt I was admiring in the new PQandP magazine.  It worked up just fine, a classic Grandmother's Choice block, so it's all systems go for this project.  I plan to make twenty blocks, instead of the sixteen shown in the magazine.

Actually, I'm using leftover scraps from the Civil War Sampler blocks I did earlier in the year using Barbara Brackman's weekly series.  I've made more progress on that quilt, too, since way back in April when I last mentioned it -- so with any luck I might have two new Christmas quilts for this year's holiday season!

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