Tuesday, December 09, 2014

QPOM & Tim's Cups


I have been making some blocks for my guild's monthly quilt pattern project. Doesn't this block look yummy beside the Tim Horton's small takeout cup of coffee? I love the seasonal cups that Tim's have this year with the knitted patterns on them!

 


Just look at this cup - it's the medium size with the red knitting pattern. So adorable!
And the QPOM blocks are adorable too! All are scrappy and sometimes matchy. It is fun to pick out 3 scraps for each block.


And here is the large blue cup for when you are really thirsty. It inspired me to add some blue scraps into the quilt.

I am having a great time with this pattern and with trying out all sizes of the Tim's cups!

16 comments:

  1. I am a medium double double with milk but I may just get the large next time. Love the blue.
    How many quilts do you have on the go?

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  2. Your blocks are very nice. How big will it be? Coffee looks good too.

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  3. Those QPOM blocks are very pretty. Filing away for future play... Mine will have to be without the pretty Tim's cups though. Tim's hasn't made it to Iowa. I could really go for some Timbits right now!

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  4. I like your blocks and the cups are matching them so well. They are very special cups. Funny what we look at and gives us inspiration. Your quilt will be fantastic.

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  5. Nice cups! My son in law was up in Canada a couple months ago and stopped in for coffee at one of the shops and loved it

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  6. Very cute! Now I want to go back to Canada to Tim's!

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  7. You are funny! It is true - inspiration is everywhere.

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  8. Love the block.. and they show off the cups so well! I really wish there was a TH down here near me. Love their coffee and soups. What size finished is the block? Might be a great little scrap buster for me.... if I get distracted from finishing putting blocks together.

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  9. LOL Your quilts make nice backdrops for your cups. : )

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  10. You're funny! So imaginative! Love it. Love those cute little blocks you are making too. Now I'm thirsty for a Timmy. It's a 15 min drive to the closest one :( Okay, maybe in the morning I'll get one :)

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  11. a quilter cannot have too many mug mats or bigger mats these are looking good

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  12. I missed this post...it is sooo cute featuring those adorable cups and your wonderful projects,

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  13. What fun cups, it would be hard to just throw those in the trash. Your blocks look great!

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  14. We don't have that brand coffee here and I am not a coffee drinker so never would have seen the cups. I like the cup designs. Have you seen the Fair Isle Sew Along?
    http://www.freshlypieced.com/2014/10/fair-isle-sew-along-part-1.html

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