Sunday, October 12, 2014

Stash Report & Sew Me St. Louis

The stash report took a couple of hits this week. First, I bought everything I needed for a baby quilt, top, back, and binding, for 6-1/2  yards in. I know I'll have some left over of a couple of those fabrics....

Then, I won a cool door prize yesterday, 8 FQs for another 2 yards in.
FQ Bundle of GRAMERCY by Leah Duncan for Art Gallery Fabrics

The event where I won the FQs was called Sew Me St. Louis and was a workshop & retreat with the STL Modern Quilt Guild. I had lots of fun and got a lot done.
Open Sew room at Sew Me St. Louis retreat

I was able to make a test block for the Plus Dash quilt #1 shown in this post.
Plus Dash block

And I was able to get rows together for a flying geese chevron quilt.
Chevron rows of flying geese

All in all, a good day, but nothing completed that I can count out. So, yardage in, 8-1/2 yards; out, 0.

Linking up with Judy at Patchwork Times for Stash Report Sunday.

4 comments:

  1. Congratulations on your win. I had a some fabric from that line of black and whites and yellows. Used them in a quilt that reminds me of a NY taxi cab. =^.^= Like your chevron piece will it go with the plus dash block? Enjoy the day. Retreats with friends new and known are always special times. Sandi

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  2. Congratulations on the bundle win - at least you didn't pay for that yardage! Sew Me St. Louis sounds like it was productive and fun!

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  3. Glad you had a great time at the retreat. Always fun to bring home fabric you didn't have to pay for.

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  4. It might sound like a lot, but it is nice getting all the fabric for a project at once. Plus it is always nice to win something.

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