Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Civil War Quilt - Last Blocks!

I have finished all the blocks that I am going to sew for my Civil War Quilt...woohoo!!
This is Block #50 - Grapes of Wrath. The blog post recalls the interesting story of the writing of the "Battle Hymn of the Republic".








And last but not least, is Block # 52 Christmas Star. I used up a lot of odds and ends to piece this block, and it doesn't look anything like a star!


Now I will hunt around my sewing room and collect up all the blocks and see what I have ended up with. 

11 comments:

  1. Congratulations! They look great.

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  2. Wonderful blocks Kathy and lovely fabric.

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  3. Very scrappy star block. I don't see a star either! But both blocks look wonderful. What a great journey you've made in CW prints.

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  4. Congrats on finishing 50! I am still trying to get to mine this month. Haven't made it yet- Busy Week with Guild and stuff! I like the scrappiness of the Christmas Block.

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  5. Can't wait to see the collection when you round them all up. The colors can't be beat!

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  6. Congrats on getting all the blocks made. Looking forward to seeing how it all comes together.

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  7. Will we see all the blocks on your design wall on Monday??? I am looking forward to seeing all of them at once and how you are going to set them.

    Happy sewing!

    Gail

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  8. Good for you, Kathy! I'm looking forward to seeing how you set your blocks.

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  9. Congrats Kathy! They look great. Can't wait to see them all together.

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  10. Yay, the blocks are looking great. Looking forward to seeing them together

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  11. Bet it feels good to have all those blocks made. They look like they might be different sizes (?) so I can't wait to see how they all go together :)

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