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« on: December 29, 2010 05:57:52 PM »

Post your Scrappy Squares and Project Progress HERE:

We wanna see it!
« Reply #1 on: December 29, 2010 07:51:11 PM »

I've received some blocks!

Thanks for such fun blocks!
- A2K
- meganlorraine
- kittymom13
- princesspimp81

And some more from
- missing willow
- rock cave mom

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« Reply #2 on: December 30, 2010 12:01:35 AM »

What a fast gallery!! I can't wait to see what everyone comes up with

Here are the first 6 sets I have received!

top left Muzikalcheezegal, top right A2k
middle left: Princesspimp Middle right: meganlorainne
bottom left: misssingwillow and bottom right: kitty mom


here is my up-to-date layout. only missing 2 squares! It is so colorful! I love it!

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« Reply #3 on: December 30, 2010 11:29:03 PM »

So I was going to just pick my spot (here is good) And then as I get squares, snap photos and put them all in this post. Is that okay so we don't have 300000 pages of squares and a possibility of loosing track?

First one is in for me from (of course!) Kittymom

Beeeeeeeeautiful. Purple is my favorite color Smiley

Got some more beautiful (and funny) squares today!!

Funny from MissingWillow- (I love the chicken/egg/cow square literally made me laugh out loud)

From Muzikalcheezegal- I love the numbers fabric and the gray background/swirly color one. Beautiful squares Smiley

From PrincessPimp81- I got half a skeleton! I know you guys are jealous Smiley

Please let me know if I mixed up who sent what. I'm worried that I may have  Huh THANKS YOU GUYS!

The rest of the stack... minus one set not yet arrived!
From Rockcavemom (botton two)(I think...) and redstar13 (top 2)

From top- Southern flower (I think may have gotten switched with Rockcavemom) bottom-cxcaitly

From: top- kwiltykate bottom- Disco Queen Highness

And from: left- Tynwia and right- Melmakespretty!!

Last I have the ones from Lissablair... I think... I think maybe rock cave mom, southern flower, and Lissa's may have gotten mixed around. I'm very sorry ladies. I couldn't help mixing them up!!!

Thank you guys a bunch. I am loving every single square. Sorry it took so long for photos!
« Last Edit: January 28, 2011 08:24:10 PM by meganlorraine » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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

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I love personal swaps and would love some help making quilt squares. Let me know if you're interested!
« Reply #4 on: December 31, 2010 02:47:35 AM »

Yay squares!  lol

These are from kittymom!  Not only are they super cute squares, but I got some awesome ladybug fabric too!

Pretty squares from A2K Smiley

Pretty squares from meganlorraine!

Squares and extra fabric from RockCaveMom!  

Squares from muzikalcheezegal!  I love the orange with the oval pattern!

Squares from Missing Willow!  The cows and the eggs are adorable!

Squares from RedStar13!

Squares and extras from cxcaitlyn!  I love the umbrellas Smiley

Squares from lissablair!

Squares from Tynwia!

Squares from DiscoQueenHighness!

Squares from Southern Flower!

Squares from MelMakesPretty!

Squares from KwiltyKate!

Now I made a whole bunch of squares for myself as well so I can put them together with my swap squares and make a bigger quilt, which I'll post pics of when I get everything lol  So here I'll post pics of blocks I put together from my swap squares lol

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« Reply #5 on: December 31, 2010 06:40:16 AM »


From meganlorraine:
(Three of them, because I am her favorite!  Cheesy)

From our lovely organizer, Kittymom13:

Musikalcheezgal's awesome contribution:

Owls, candy corn and bats from Princesspimp!

And keepin' the peace from MissingWillow!

I am loving the scrappy look of things so far!  Thanks ladies!

More squares!

From Southern Flower (way prettier in person)                                        From Disco Queen Highness

From cxcaitlyn                                                              From Redstar 13

From melmakespretty                                                    from lissablair

From kwiltykate                                                             From Tynwia

From Rock Cave Mom

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« Reply #6 on: December 31, 2010 06:43:04 AM »

Here are my beautiful squares from our wonderful organizer!  Love the extras, too.  Thanks so much, Kittymom13!

And here are my squares from A2K and Meganlorraine.  Thanks you guys!

I received yesterday from muzikalcheezegal (love the red/pink combo)...

And also awesomely multicolored from princesspimp81.  Thanks so much you guys!  

Today's trip to the P.O. resulted in some beautiful squares and fabric strips from Rock Cave Mom!

Pretty squares and fabric strips from Southern Flower!

The post lady brought me these little pretties from lissablair!

Score! Four arrived in one day.  First here are the squares from tynwia:

And Disco Queen Highness:

And Redstar13:

And cxcaitlyn:

Thanks so much, ladies!

My last two sets of squares came yesterday.  From kwiltykate:

And from melmakespretty:

I'm looking forward to seeing everything together.  Thanks to kwiltykate, melmakespretty and all of my partners for this swap!  I'm so glad we got to swap with everyone and I'm certainly up for another round.   Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: December 31, 2010 07:50:30 PM »

My spot! I received two envelopes today, I'll be posting later Grin

Sorry I'm so late to post, I've been really busy and my schedule hasn't allowed me to be available to take pictures in daylight  Undecided

The first set is from our lovely organizer Kittymom13:

Love them! And thank you for the extras Smiley

Next we have two pairs from A2K and Meganlorraine:

I especially love the inverse fabrics used in the top left one  Grin

Thank you so much, hopefully I'll be ready to ship mine out soon!


I swear I'm still around! I've been following the pages, but haven't had time to post until now because of my new job (yay!), but I'm here to set things right!

I sent mine out on the 20th, so those who haven't received should receive soon!

In no particular order, here are the blocks I've received so far:

Top: Tynwia (Thank you!)
Bottom: Missing Willow (Thanks for the extra strips!)

Top: Southern Flower (Thanks for the extra strips!)
Bottom: Princesspimp81 (No backing square - Impressive technique!)

Top: Lissablair (Thank you!)
Bottom: Rock Cave Mom (Thanks for the extra strips!)

I received these today:

Top: Redstar13 (Do I see dinosaurs? Love it!)
Bottom: Discoqueenhighness (I love the middle strip on the right one!)

Thank you so much everyone for an amazing swap! I can't wait to get the rest so I can start getting it all put together  Grin
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« Reply #8 on: January 01, 2011 06:29:53 PM »

WhooHoo!  PiCs!  Grin
I'm gonna have to follow ya'alls lead on how you're posting here...I are slightly techno-challenged... Roll Eyes
Can't wait to check the mail this week!! =]
1/7/11: first to arrive(yesterday): muzikalcheezegal:

and put together w/my two:

1/11/11: rc'd from meganlorraine: (sorry to be late posting these)

from A2K:

from princesspimp81:

from missing willow:

rc'd from Rock Cave Mom-?18th?

from lissablair:

1/24/2011: rc'd 22nd:
from cxcaitlyn:  thank you for the extra fabric, too!

from tynwia:  when I saw the preview pic...I was hoping for pansies! thank you...

these arrived on the 24th??: (been a bit busy, here)
from Disco Queen Highness: and some extra fabric, too! sorry it's blurry!

from redstar13:

And...here is two rows completed:  Do ya see your square in there?  If not, it's not here or it will be added tomorrow!

rc'd 1/29/2011 from kwiltykate:

rc'd 2/1/2011 from melmakespretty:

rc'd from Southern Flower:

here is a row made from some of my scraps and the fabrics sent w/blocks:

that and my last 3 block sets will complete my quilt top!!
Here is the finished quilt w/blue fleece backing...my dh is hiding under it:
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« Reply #9 on: January 02, 2011 05:07:49 AM »

I received a two packages day before yesterday!!!! Will be posting pics as soon as the holiday mess is cleaned up Smiley All clean!!!! (mostly)
Here they are in all their scrappy goodness!!! Smiley

From Meganlorraine

From A2K

From Kittymom13

From Missingwillow

From Muzicalcheezgal

From princesspimp81
I did get those ones right didn't I??? I have a very helpful almost 8 year old who "helped" a little too much!
I do have mine all in the envelopes and waiting for my car to get fixed so they can start their journey. Smiley If you get an envelope without a little note I'm sorry...... again "helpful" daughter Tongue

What a week!! I received 6 more packages!!



Southern Flower

Disco Queen Highness


and at last the remaining blocks!!!!


and kwiltykate
Now I am waiting for a new 6.5" ruler I just bought from ebay for $1.97!!! Woot!! I am going to put all of the lovely scraps I received together with some of mine and make some more squares before I decide how I'm going to put them together. Although my DD and I keep laying them all out and rearranging them over and over and over, oohhing and ahhing over them again and again! Smiley

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