My Modern Quilters Guild is very open and flexible to the ideas of our members. When Joan suggested that we make a charity quilt we all said sure. We are not sure yet for whom or when, but we just like the concept. She also suggested the source for the blocks.
I received this book for Christmas at my request to make choosing and making a quilt block easier for me. Our blocks are not due until April but I choose this early in January.
Isn’t it so darling? Plus, I love tea and blue is my favorite color. Perfect.
I theoretically throw out the idea of using up my stash from time to time. But actually I am usually happy to have such a large collection of fabric available to me. I was able to find the fabrics I needed in what I already had.
I am thrilled with the final block. I already brought it to Guild and gave it to Joan and brought some 1930’s type fabric to share. Now I want one for me.
Why? I really have no idea. I just love the block.
Or maybe I will sew another block. Since I own the book I can peruse it any time I want and find other cute blocks.
This fresh pears block just seems juicy and wonderful to me. Now I am wondering, do I want to make this block or eat a fresh pear?
The answer is BOTH! With some tea, of course!
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