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Topic: Scrappy String Block Swap  (Read 6766 times)
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« Reply #10 on: January 02, 2011 03:45:28 PM »

                                        ****    Here is my spot!    ****
I got blocks from A2K & Meganlorraine - and I was so darn excited I mixed up whose was whose - so here they are all together!

And some close-ups of my favorite fabrics

Thank you so much ladies!

I got my squares from Kittymom13 today!  

And she sent extra lovely fabric!  You guys all seem to have really cool scrap fabric!

Thank you!

And here are the lovely blocks I received from Muzikalcheezegal:

Love the colors!  Thanks!!

Today I received from Missing Willow~ another great set of blocks!

Here are my blocks from PrincessPimp81 - i love the owls!

Today (1-22-11) I got my blocks from cxcaitlyn - I love the color choices and fabrics!

Thanks for the cool extra strips!

I received from Twynia!

I also got some blocks from DiscoQueenHighness - I love the fabrics!

Here are my blocks from LisaBlair - fun colors!

These are my blocks from RedStar13 - very nice

I got my squares from our Australian friends today! -
Here are my squares from kwiltykate:

And my squaeres from Melmakespretty - and I think they are very pretty!!

I think I'm just missing one set yet - thank you all for your beautiful work!
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« Reply #11 on: January 02, 2011 03:56:06 PM »

Here are all the blocks I have recieved this week.
From Kittymom13,

From Meganlorraine and A2K,

From Missing Willow,

From PrincessPimp81,

I recieved the rest of my blocks this week!

disco queen highness







southern flower

and last but not least, mine,

Again, thank you all so much for swapping with me. This has been so much fun. I am sad I won't be getting anymore squares in the mail.
« Last Edit: January 28, 2011 11:55:59 PM by melmakespretty » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #12 on: January 07, 2011 09:03:31 AM »

I received some great squares.  Um, maybe I'm just a dork, but I'm not sure who they're from. The colors are exactly what I wanted.  My cute little card is signed Vanessa, AKA Kittymom13, our fearless leader.

Great squares from A2K and meganlorraine.  

Next up are squares and strips from Missing Willow.

Now some great squares from muzikalcheezegal.

Here are the ones I found waiting for me in my Saturday mail, from princesspimp81.

Now, I'm guessing that some of you may have wondered at my color choices.  Here are some possible layouts with the squares I've got so far...

X's or squares, depending on how you look at it.

and zig zags

« Last Edit: January 09, 2011 12:23:08 PM by Disco Queen Highness » THIS ROCKS   Logged

I'd love to do a personal swap for this knit Death Flake hat

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« Reply #13 on: January 07, 2011 12:31:28 PM »

That's Me... Cheesy Kittymom13=Vanessa=loca...rather...how did that happen?Huh Huh  Sorry for more confusion!!
did you get my mailing info in a pm??  I was hoping that everyone did. Let me know!  Smiley

Disco Queen Highness you are not a dork. Kiss..blink and ya'd miss something on this site!!  Happens to everyone! Cheesy

This swap is quick and fun...hope everyone is ThRiLLeD w/the end product!  =]
« Last Edit: January 07, 2011 04:56:59 PM by Kittymom13 » THIS ROCKS   Logged
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« Reply #14 on: January 07, 2011 01:59:57 PM »

I cleaned out my sewing room...I forgot that I had not posted pictures.  Long story short, all of the lovely sqares are now mixed with mine!!!

I love the result!!!!!  I am getting ready to go to my daughter's house.  So I won t get to work on it for awhile.

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great Swap!!!!!
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« Reply #15 on: January 07, 2011 02:01:11 PM »

Well, yeah, I did get mailing info in a PM.  And, I suppose if I'd been brainiac enough to think of cross referencing I could have figured it out.  Notice, in my post, I did say I was a dork Cheesy  I wasn't too worried, I figured the mystery would be solved in the end.  Anyway, the blocks are great! I can't wait to get more so I can see the quilt start to take shape.

I started sewing a couple blocks.  I need to go back and write down who wanted what colors, then I'm going full steam ahead with these little puppies.

I'd love to do a personal swap for this knit Death Flake hat

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« Reply #16 on: January 07, 2011 02:29:15 PM »

If it helps, I have no preference.  Bring on the crazy quilt!

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« Reply #17 on: January 07, 2011 04:34:32 PM »

I just added more squares to my post, but I have to add my 2 cents and say that I am LOVING this swap. The squares I am getting are just great you guys. I can't wait to put this thing together!

I need bottle cap earrings with pictures of my kitty. Will swap anything for them!!!!!!

Pinterest- http://pinterest.com/meganlorraine/

I love personal swaps and would love some help making quilt squares. Let me know if you're interested!
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« Reply #18 on: January 15, 2011 06:40:13 AM »

My squares are all sent!  All the different squares in the gallery are just amazing!

« Reply #19 on: January 18, 2011 01:54:40 AM »

I have received from 6 people so far! They are all awesome Smiley

Pretty sure I am making 2 quilts with these, mine are all going in the mail tomorrow, then will start putting some together

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