Saturday, October 07, 2017

Scrappy Saturday

This week is the 4th anniversary of my Omigosh project, so I had to make a few more blocks to celebrate! This is one of my multi-decade projects. 
Last month's colour was orange, and October is pink month at the Rainbow Scrap Challenge. Finally I had a chance to play with my tiniest scraps to make a few more Omigosh blocks.


The grand total of blocks is: 

87 double nine patch
8 scrappy shoefly

After 4 years of adding to the pile, I'm almost half finished the block production. See what I mean about it being a multi-decade project?!?!

To see more scrappy projects in the making, hop over to the  SoScrappy linkup.

20 comments:

  1. Your block pile is so pretty! I love seining all the colours you have used so far. I am partial to the orange blocks...

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  2. well the stacks are growing aren't they! that quilt was on my list, I don't know if I will ever make it but it is still on the list!

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  3. Love it! I've just recently gotten it into my head that I need to make one of these as well but it will have to wait for a decent start until the New Year - too much else on the go. Love the tiny, tiny blocks and totally understand why its a multi-decade project.

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  4. This is such a beautiful quilt Kathy.

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  5. You've never been afraid of a long term project! Pretty little blocks.

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  6. Nothing makes me smile like a pretty stack of rainbow blocks!

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  7. Its an interesting combination of blocks. I am looking forward to seeing what the quilt looks like - hmmm how many decades to go?

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  8. Your pink and orange blocks are lovely. This isn't a race to the finish. What a great quilt that you can get decades of enjoyment out of it.

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  9. It takes a while to make so many tiny blocks. It is totally worth it in the end though.

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  10. This is going to be a stunner--and you are an extremely patient woman!!!

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  11. What a great collection of little, bitty blocks. I love seeing that pile grow.

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  12. That quilt is on my to-do list - tiny blocks, years of block-making? Yeah, I'm all over that!
    I love seeing your progress on it! Beautiful blocks!

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  13. You are so ahead of me with your blocks. I just have a handful of tiny 9 patch's stitched so far. Not even a full block has been made.

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  14. Wow - it doesn't seem possible you've been working on Omigosh for 4 years! It's going to be an amazing quilt when you finish!

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  15. Congratulation for persevering with this project. I think it will a scrappy masterpiece. ;^)

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  16. 87 double itty bitty nine patches! That is AWESOME! Go, go, GO!

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  17. what a wonderful pile and keep going! I bet now that you got the pile out, you might want to make a bunch just to get ahead a bit?

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  18. This is such a fun project to watch. But oh, those little bitty pieces.

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