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Quiltville’s Quips & Snips!!: Hey, Batter Batter


I’ll take you away from our usually scheduled quilty content material for a second – I hope you may indulge me in our incredible break-away day all the way down to Jonesville, NC the place we acquired to cheer on 7 yr outdated Casden in his little league baseball sport – our first one we have been capable of make!

First off – is there something cuter than 7-year-olds getting all severe about sports activities?

As a mother of boys, this took me again to all the softball and soccer video games we attended whereas my very own boys had been rising up.

The climate was good and we had the most effective time!

Casen at batting apply

There’s such an enormous distinction between ages 6 and seven.  Hastily these “little boys” are beginning to look extra like younger males and their talents, likes and pursuits are all their very own.

Sa-wing, Batter!

And eventually at bat –

Go, Casden, Go!

See what I imply?  So grown up!

This had us laughing and remembering when our personal son Jason was maybe the identical age – and could be discovered in left discipline counting dandelions as a substitute of paying consideration.  LOL!

Even Jeff was speaking about how shortly Casden has grown – he and Ashlyn got here into Jeff’s life when Casden was 3.  And I so love the little household they’ve created – the three of them.

Sure, there may be playful mischief in these eyes!

After the win!

All of us headed to Speedy Chef in Elkin afterwards – ball video games make for hungry adults and even hungrier children.

It was effectively after 5:30pm by the point we returned house – a day effectively spent!

In the meantime again on the ranch –

The quilters stored quilting!

The Could Quiltvillians at play!

What are the possibilities?

Our shirts say the SAME THING!  Nice minds quilt alike, proper?

Yesterday’s sashing journey –

I had spent Friday in my recliner with the knee elevated – “deboning” impartial shirts for my Jacob’s Ladder quilt in progress.  There are some good ones right here!

Let the webbing start!

I acquired this far yesterday – webbed in a single route.  Right now the cross-seaming can start.

Greater blocks – greater items – quicker quilt.

It isn’t been my common factor, however it’s good each infrequently to only do one thing comfortably conventional and benefit from the course of.

What do you assume – scrappy pink or blue binding?

Talking of pink/white/blue –

Thanks, everybody for such an awesome response to yesterday’s PDF sample launch!  The Reward-Away already has over 2,800 entries!

I really like that you’re as excited concerning the Proper Manner Spherical sample duo as I’m.

The sample accommodates BOTH variations, and you may make both of them in both dimension –

Sample particulars:

What do you get whenever you accidently make greater than 1/2 of the principle block fallacious? A second quilt! Each variations are offered in glowing patriotic colours of pink/white/blue accented with black. Full shade images, graphics and in depth instruction included!

Quilt Sizes: Giant: 80’’ X 88’’ Small: 53’’ X 53’’

Non-compulsory however useful: Bonnie Ok. Hunter’s Important Triangle Device and both the Easy folded Corners ruler, or the Easy Folded Corners Mini.

Conventional rotary chopping strategies and basis paper-piecing choices are given for individuals who do not have entry to those rulers.

So sure – if you happen to want to paper-piece square-in-a-square items, we have got you lined there too with a printable web page for paper-piecing.

Introductory pricing:  The worth marked is already 30% off and the sale is nice via 5/30/23.  I depart for Cairo on the thirty first, so I will have to button that up earlier than I am going.  So hurry now and save earlier than you miss it – no coupon wanted.

You may discover the sample for Proper Manner Spherical in each the Quiltville Retailer and the Quiltville Etsy Sample Store.

Enter the gift-away HERE. Drawing occurs 5/30/23!

I will be drawing for 2 winners who will every obtain the PDF sample containing each Proper Manner and Unsuitable Manner Spherical from me – and much more:

One winner will obtain a Sides of Black Shade Roll, and the opposite will obtain a Sides of Purple Shade Roll from Cotton to Quilts!

(And you understand to test their web site for his or her impartial rolls and different bundles to reinforce your scrap stash, proper?)

Right now: BIG DAY!

It is group picture and over-the-porch-rail picture day – with a hearth pit tonight!

It appears like a gorgeous day forward.

It is the final day for the Could Quiltvillians and I do know they’ll be profiting from it.

What do you have got deliberate for right now?

Quiltville Quote of the Day –

Let your first ideas about your self right now be variety and inspiring.

Comfortable Monday everyone- have an exquisite week!



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