Saturday, October 15, 2016

Scrappy Saturday

Here are more blocks for my ever growing  Alamo Star collection. I keep thinking that I will get tired of making these little cuties, but I've been making them for 4 years now and still enjoy them as much as ever. Some of them are 2 fabric blocks, but my favourites are the ones that are totally scrappy and use up very tiny pieces of fabric about the size of a thumb nail.
Perhaps this is a sickness that has taken me over? Maybe I need to join a 12 step program?
Hop over to the Rainbow Scrap Challenge link up to see what the quilters are creating with their yellow and orange scraps this week.

17 comments:

  1. You are crazy...but it is a good crazy! Love seeing your little stars!

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  2. This batch looks great all together!

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  3. Love the rich colors in these blocks. This is going to be such a gorgeous quilt when you finally start stitching all these little blocks together.

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  4. I have to admit, I don't keep scraps that small, but when I see what you've done with them, I think I ought to change my mind! Those little stars aree so pretty!

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  5. You're my kind of crazy! I love love love those tiny little stars!!

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  6. Oh I really like this--it has Van Gogh-like colors--very nice hugs, Julierose

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  7. If you find a solution to saving tiny bits of fabric, please share!!!

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  8. LOL - how many quilts can you make with them after four years? Thanks for the link. They're so cute.

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  9. I don't think you're going to find a self help program in this bunch. We love those little bits and won't even share our favorites with anyone. Love, love the stars.

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  10. If you need a 12 step program then I'm right there with you!! (Just replace your Alamo Stars with my Tiny Nines.)

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  11. Well, if you need an intervention and a 12 step program and decide you need these out of sight and mind then I'll send you my address! (I can see why you are addicted).

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  12. No 12 step program for viewers although seeing them is addicting too. They are so happy and wonderful I enjoy everytime you show them.

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  13. If you find a 12 step program... please let us all know. I think I need one for blockitis.... I keep making blocks but they keep ending up as collections of blocks!

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  14. They are soooooo cute. Don't let them languish in a box forever. Sew them together for some awesome blocks and quilts.

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