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« Reply #150 on: March 10, 2006 12:40:32 PM »

CMeCraft, I love the pinks you used in the Friendly Hand block!

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  On the ribbon block, my husband suggested I put the darker color in the middle instead of the outside.  I went against my gut and listened to him.  I'm not totally crazy about it, but I think it came out ok.   He likes it way more than me.

I think it looks fine - makes the star stand out better.

Good job on them all!
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« Reply #151 on: March 10, 2006 11:29:23 PM »

Hi Crafterbynite,

We're working through piecing squares and (eventually) quilting together.. if you go to the second post in this thread, you will see all the squares we have pieced / are piecing so far.  If you click on them, they lead to very clear tutorial instructions on how to put them together.  At the end of the year, after we've amassed 12/24 blocks, we'll be adding borders, and then doing the actual quilting (or tying, or whatever).  Please feel free to join in!  (There is also a few comments within here already on different finishing methods (birthing, simple quilting) - just read back a few pages in the thread).
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« Reply #152 on: March 11, 2006 07:14:28 AM »

Greetings all!
Glad to see such great blocks for March.  I've made a whole quilt out of the ribbon block before so it's already a fav.  Everyone's blocks look great so far.  I'll post soon.
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« Reply #153 on: March 11, 2006 03:32:08 PM »

Here are my March blocks:


And if anyone is interested, here is a link to my finished Balkan puzzle quilt:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=84210.0
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« Reply #154 on: March 11, 2006 05:49:04 PM »

ohhh I think Im gonna join Quiltalong...Ill post pics soon Smiley Im so excited ive never quilted before
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« Reply #155 on: March 27, 2006 07:02:47 PM »

Hi there!!  I haven't seen anyone post in here in a while......just wanted to say that I am anxiously awaiting April's blocks!   Smiley  Candace
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« Reply #156 on: March 27, 2006 08:41:30 PM »


I am anxiously awaiting Aprils blocks as well.  And I totally fell of the wagon and have been buying fat quaters like crazy lately, so I have lots of new fabric to choice from.  So much for using this craft-along to use up my old scraps of fabric.
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« Reply #157 on: March 27, 2006 10:22:05 PM »

April's blocks are all picked and ready, and will be lots of fun.  Only a few more days!

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« Reply #158 on: March 28, 2006 07:24:32 AM »

Oh, crazy_bc_jen, that wasn't nice  Shocked

I saw in my bookmarks that you were the last person to post on this thread and wondered if maybe, just maybe, you were going to post early.

But, no, you were just messing with us!  Grin  I can't wait to see what you picked for April!
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« Reply #159 on: March 30, 2006 10:28:55 PM »

Okay, no more teasing... here they are!

April's Blocks

This month we're going to do something a little different... blocks based on tutorials from other Craftsters!

Star Block
A neat application of stack and slash.  It may take us some experimenting to figure out how to get ourselves nice, neat 12" blocks... but I think we're up to the challenge!  If not, we can always make smaller ones and add borders..

Scrappy Block
A neat, easy introduction to paper piecing (which will be the theme for an upcoming month) to produce a beautiful scrappy block.
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