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November 13, 2017
Bee Happy Sew Along - Week 12 the Big Finish and Bee Blossoms Tutorial!!! from Bee In My Bonnet




Today is the big finish post ...
where I show you close up photos of 
my Bee Happy Quilt 
after it's been quilted:)

YaY!!


But before all that...
let's take just  a second to
 talk about the 
Vintage Trim!



This is the large size and 
is what I used to 
put inside the binding.

I absolutely love putting ric-rac
 in my quilt binding 
and I do it a lot!

It's super easy peasy 
and if you have 
never done it before...
to see my tutorial 
from a while ago 
on how to do that:)



I designed ...

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November 6, 2017
Bee Happy Sew Along - Week Eleven!! from Bee In My Bonnet



Hello friends! 
It's "Bee Happy" time and
this week we are adding 
the borders to our quilt:) 


We have been having so much fun
 making this quilt...
and I can't stop smiling about it:)


I've loved playing with the
 Bee Happy set of 

If you are just getting started...
remember that there is
 a link to each and every blog post 
of this sew along...
right here on my blog.

Simply look on the right side bar
 and scroll down to find the 
Bee Happy Sew Along...
 and  click on the post 
that you ...

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October 30, 2017
Bee Happy Sew Along - Week Ten!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Welcome to the
 Bee Happy Sew Along!



Today is week ten...
and we only have
 a few more blocks:)
YaY!



Today's first tutorial
 is the orange flowers...
I love this little block!



Grab your pieces...
You will need 
D-2  D-3  D-5  D-12  D-16

Run the stem strip through the
 1/4" bias tape maker.
Press your background fabric
 in half both ways like this.




Cut your stem 7" long and 
glue baste it
 right down the center 
of your background...



Like this:)
Now let's start sewing!



When you trim your flowers...
you will need to clip the 
5 ...

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Bee Happy Sew Along...Week Nine!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Good morning cute people!!
We are moving right along 
and are already on week nine:)

Are you ready to roll?



Grab your fabrics and your...






And let's finish up row four:)


The last block in that row
 is this one...
Coral Flowers:)



The Sew Simple Shapes from the set
 that we will be using are:
D1  D2  D3  D4  D20

Run the 2 "Holly" solid strips 
through the 3/8" bias tape maker
(remember that's the purple one that looks 
a little different from the others)




Press your background fabric
 in half both ...

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October 16, 2017
Bee Happy Sew Along - Week Eight!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Hello again...
can you believe its week eight?


If you are just getting started...
remember that there is
 a link to each and every blog post 
of this sew along...
right here on my blog.

Simply look on the right side bar
 and scroll down to find the 
Bee Happy Sew Along...
 and  click on the post 
that you would like to read!


I'm starting off today with
 the Flower Box Block tutorial:)


Sew Simple Shapes:
D-1   D-5   D-20   D-23   D-26   D-29

Run the stem strips through the
 1/4" bias tape maker
Run the Denim Solid strip through ...

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October 9, 2017
Bee Happy Sew Along - Week Seven!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Good morning and 
thanks for tuning in:)

We are into week seven 
of our sew along!



If you are just getting started...
remember that there is
 a link to each and every blog post 
of this sew along...
right here on my blog.

Simply look on the right side bar
 and scroll down to find the 
Bee Happy Sew Along...
 and  click on the post 
that you would like to read:)


If you need a kit...
check with your 
favorite quilt shop 
or do a google search online
 by typing in 
"Bee Happy Quilt Kit" 
to see what online quilt ...

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October 2, 2017
Bee Happy Sew Along - Week Six!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Hello cute people...
it's week six in our sew along! 

If you are just getting started...
remember that there is
 a link to each and every blog post 
of this sew along...
right here on my blog.

Simply look on the right side bar
 and scroll down to find the 
Bee Happy Sew Along...
 and  click on the post 
that you would like to read:)


After today's tutorials you will be able to sew Row Three together.
We are making great progress and I just love to see your blocks on my

The Bee Happy Sew Along ...

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September 25, 2017
Bee Happy Sew Along - Week Five! from Bee In My Bonnet



YaY!
It's week five in our sew along:)

If you are just getting started...
remember that there is
 a link to each and every blog post 
of this sew along...
right here on my blog.

Simply look on the right side bar
 and scroll down to find the 
Bee Happy Sew Along...
 and  click on the post 
that you would like to read!


So far I have given the tutorials for 
all of the blocks in Row One and Row Two.

Today I'll start on the Row Three tutorials...


and first up are the Flower Pot Blocks!



The ...

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September 18, 2017
Bee Happy Sew Along - Week Four!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Hello again:)
It's time for another episode of the 



Last weeks tutorials 
finished up the first row in the 
Bee Happy Quilt...



And guess what?
 After this weeks tutorials...
 we can sew together Row Two.

Yippee!!

I'll be showing you how to make the 
Truck and Trailer Block
 and the 
Bee Happy Block:)



Grab your bag labeled Truck and Trailer and lets get started!
You will need 
D1-D2-D6-D7
D16 (the dog body)
D22-D23-D29-D30-D31

Make the decorative strip for the trailer
 (1 7/8" x 9" Teal Text)
 by running it through ...

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September 11, 2017
Bee Happy Sew Along - Week Three!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Hello cute people:)

YaY!

It's week three already.

If you are just joining us...
you can view all past Bee Happy block tutorials 
and info about joining the sew along 
by scrolling down and looking on
 the right side bar of my blog.

Just click on which post 
you would like to read!



After this weeks blocks 
you will be able to sew 
Row 1 of the Bee Happy Quilt together:)

That makes me happy!



This little cutie pie Bluebird block 
goes in Row 4 but the tutorial
 is today because...
 the other Bluebird is in the Mason Jars ...

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