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September 19, 2019
Granny's Garden Sew Along - Week Four!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Hello again!
It's time to make more flower blocks:)
YaY!



It's Week Four in the 



76" x 86"



Today's tutorials are for blocks 
Thirteen - Fourteen - Fifteen and Sixteen

Here is a link to the 
week one video 
if you would like to reveiw.


Okay...Let's get planting!!



Sew Simple Shapes for Block Thirteen:
2 - I 5
4 - I 19
1 - I 20
Cut your stem 5" long
 and press one end under.



After tracing the I 19 shapes...
mark the center using the 
center marks on ...

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September 9, 2019
Granny's Garden Sew Along - Week Three!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Hello again and welcome to 
Week Three of the


76" x 86"


Today's tutorials will be 
Blocks Nine - Ten - Eleven and Twelve:)

Here is a link to the 
week one video 
if you would like to reveiw.


Grab your garden tools
 and let's get planting:)


Sew Simple Shapes for Block Nine:
4 - I 2
4 - I 14
1 - I 21
1 - I 28
Along with the 9" Circle from the 
Cloud Shabby you will need a
 6" Circle...
both using the Circle Ruler set.


Sew your shapes...


and ...

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August 26, 2019
Granny's Garden Sew Along - Week One! from Bee In My Bonnet


Welcome to week one of the
 Granny's Garden Sew Along
YaY!
It's finally here:)



We will be making this quilt:
GRANNY'S GARDEN



Using Granny Chic fabric...


And my Shabby fabric
 in CLOUD for all of the background circles.
As far as supplies...
they are all listed in the 
 and I blogged about all of them
 a few weeks back in my 
"Bee Prepared" post.

if you need to read it again
 and see all of the information 
and sew along guide updates
 before beginning:)


Okay...
are you ready to grow a granny ...

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August 12, 2019
Granny's Garden Sew Along - Bee Prepared!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Hello and welcome to the 
Granny's Garden Bee Prepared blog post!

Today I'm going to talk to you 
about prepping for the sew along:)
If you are new to my applique sew alongs...
You can read all of my 
previous ones because they 
remain right here on my blog.
I would strongly suggest that you do
 and you will become familiar 
with how this sew along will work!
You can find each sew along 
by scrolling down and looking at
 the right sidebar of this blog:)


Want to know how to join us??? 
Here's the sew along ...

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March 18, 2019
Farm Sweet Farm Sew Along - Week Eight - Mr. and Mrs. Farmer Block!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Rise and Shine because 
it's time to make another block! 




We are using the



And Farm Girl Vintage fabric... 


To make the 
Farm Sweet Farm Quilt

if you are just joining us
 and need to download 
the sew along guide:)



For those of you who have 
been here from the beginning...
I'm sure that you have 
used the Sew Along Guide 
and cut each piece for the
 Mr. and Mrs. Farmer Block:)
YaY!
Sew Simple Shapes 
that you need for this block:
H2 - 1
H3 ...

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March 11, 2019
Farm Sweet Farm Sew Along - Tractor and Corn Block!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Well good morning sunshines!!
How y'all doin?

It's week ten in the 


I've been having a blast playing with 
each week and I hope you have too!


Take out the pieces that 
you have cut for this block...
according to the
 Sew Along Guide
if you need to download one


Grab your 
and let's get started!


Here are my fabric pieces 
all cut and just waiting 
to become a tractor...
a cute hen and some sweet corn:)

Sew Simple ...

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March 4, 2019
Farm Sweet Farm Sew Along - Barn and Silo Block!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Good morning and thanks for 
sewing with me again:)


If you are just joining us...
to find out more about it! 
Farm Sweet Farm Sew Along



Let's get started on 
this weeks tutorial:) 
Grab your set of





And your Farm Girl Vintage Kit...



And let's build a barn!
We are working on the very center 
of the 
Farm Sweet Farm Quilt
to download the sew along guide



Get everything out that you
 cut for the barn block.
If you haven't done so already...
make the farmers daughter ...

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February 27, 2019
Farm Sweet Farm - Week Five - Chicken Coop and Windmill Block!! from Bee In My Bonnet




Well hi there!
It's good to see you again...
thanks for stopping by!
It's week Six in the 


We are using the 





And my new 
Farm Girl Vintage 
fabric collection...



To make the 
Farm Sweet Farm Quilt!


Today's tutorial is for the 
Chicken Coop and Windmill Block:)



For this block we are piecing 
the background to applique
 the shapes onto...
but let's prepare the shapes first
 so that they are ready to go!
Sew Simple Shapes needed:
10 - H4
4 - H15
1 - H22
7 - H31 ...

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February 19, 2019
Farm Sweet Farm Sew Along - Trees Block!! from Bee In My Bonnet

Welcome to the farm!


It's week four in the 
Farm Sweet Farm Sew Along 
and we are going to make trees today:)



We are using Farm Girl Vintage fabric...






And making the 
Farm Sweet Farm Quilt!

if you are just joining us
 and want to know all about it!



My tree block kit is all cut 
and laid out on a small design board.
You should have all of your pieces cut by following the sew along guide...
easy peasy!!

Farm Sweet Farm
Sew Simple Shapes:
H4 - 3
H15 - 12
H22 ...

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February 4, 2019
Farm Sweet Farm - Week Two!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Good morning farm sweet farmers!!



I hope y'all are ready for
 Week Two of the 



We are using the 





And Farm Girl Vintage fabric ...



To make the Farm Sweet Farm Quilt:)

Every week right here on my blog
 I will have the tutorial for
 one or two of the blocks.

The sew along schedule is on 
page 1 of the Sew Along Guide.

If you are just joining us and 
need to download the guide...



The first block tutorial 
for this week is the sheep:)

Farm ...

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January 28, 2019
Farm Sweet Farm Sew Along - Week One!! from Bee In My Bonnet


YeeHaw! 
I cannot even tell you 
how excited that I am:)

It's week one in the 
Farm Sweet Farm Sew Along!!





We will be sewing with my brand new 
 Farm Girl Vintage Collection...



And using the



To make the
 Farm Sweet Farm Quilt
75" x 87"



A few weeks ago I posted all about 
how you can "Bee Prepared"
 for this sew along.

I told you all about the free
 Sew Along Guide
 and showed you how I 
put mine in a binder.
to download the guide 
if you haven't ...

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January 8, 2019
Farm Sweet Farm Sew Along - Bee Prepared!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Good morning and Happy Monday to ya'll!

Today is the day for my annual 
"Bee Prepared"
 post that I do 2-3 weeks 
before my sew alongs start:)

Let's chat about how you can 
get organized and ready!

The sew along guide is available
 for download...and the first thing
 you will need to do is
to get your free copy!


The Farm Sweet Farm Sew Along 
will start 3 weeks from today 
and will go for 10 weeks.
The block schedule is on
 page 1 of the guide.
I'll do a step by step tutorial ...

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November 19, 2018
Fall Flower Pots Quilt Tutorial!! from Bee In My Bonnet


I just got my
Fall Flowers Quilt 
back from my friend Juli
 who does my quilting and always
 does such a fabulous job! 

Now I want to show you how I made it:)


The blocks are super fast and easy
 to prepare for appliqué...
and I decided to applique by machine
 to make it even faster!


I used my Autumn Love fabric collection 
and was able to use a lot of 
the leftover bits and pieces 
from the sew along...
especially for the flower petals.


I used 4 of the 
Autumn Love Sew Simple Shapes:
F3 for the flower center ...

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November 5, 2018
Autumn Love Sew Along - Week 12 the Big Finish and Quilt Label! from Bee In My Bonnet


Well here we are on the 
very last week of the 
and what I like to call 
"the big finish"
 because I get to show you
my completed quilt...
and here it is!!


I am sew grateful that my friend 
Juli Stubbs...
who does my quilting was able to
 get it back to me in time 
for photos while the 
leaves are still falling:)


This is Toby asking if he can
 jump on my quilt:)
Why is it that every time 
you lay a quilt down it becomes
 an invitation to play?


Just a few leaves ...

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October 29, 2018
Autumn Love Sew Along - Week Eleven - Crows and Vines Block!! from Bee In My Bonnet

Welcome to week eleven...YaY!
We are ALMOST finished:)

If you are just wanting 
to join in now...
it's not too late!
for all of the info 
about this sew along.


Today we are going to 
make the very last block:)


Crows and Vines!


Of course we are still playing with
 Autumn Love...
and yes...
I'm still in love with it!



Autumn Love 
Sew Simple Shapes
 for this block:
3 - F2
42 - F5 (yes 42 lol)
4 - F6
2 - F10
2 - F20
1 - F22
3 -F24
1 - F27
2 - F29
2 - 1" x 4" yellow acorn ...

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October 22, 2018
Autumn Love Sew Along - Week Ten - House Block - Part Two!! from Bee In My Bonnet




Well hello again:)
Welcome to the 
Autumn Love Sew Along


It's Week Ten!...
only two more weeks to go
 until we can put 
all of the blocks together:)
YaY!


Today we are going to finish up
 the house block by adding the
 appliqués at the bottom:)


Step One after last week:
Sew the AUTUMN BLOCK that we made 
in Week Four to the
 bottom of the house:)
Now we can prepare the appliqués!


Autumn Love 
Sew Simple Shapes
 for this week are:
3 - F1
2 - F5
2 - F7
2 - F18
3 - F20
6 - F21
2 - F25
2 - F26

Cut ...

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October 15, 2018
Autumn Love Sew Along - Week Nine - House Block - Part One!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Hello again Autumn Lovers 
and welcome to week nine 
of our sew along!!
We are nearing the end...


Today we are starting on the
 center of the quilt...


The house block!
We are splitting this block up 
into two weeks and this is the
 portion that we will do this week:)
Let's get started!


Autumn Love 
Sew Simple Shapes 
that you will need 
for this week:
5 - F14
2 - F15
1 - F22
1 - F28
Cutting for 2 house pieces 
(gunny sack print)
and all of the background pieces 
(nutmeg gingham)
 are of course...
in the sew along guide.

From ...

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October 12, 2018
Autumn Love - Turkey Pillow and Plaid Block Tutorial!! from Bee In My Bonnet



Hi there:)
If you are doing the 
with me and are wondering 
what the F30 
Sew Simple Shape is for...
this tutorial is for you!


I included it in the 
set so that you could make a 
fun Turkey Block..or two!


I made a pillow with 
one of the Turkeys...
I'll show you how I made two projects.


I used two different backgrounds 
and cut them each 12" x 12" square.
The Autumn Love 
Sew Simple Shapes 
that I used for 
ONE TURKEY BLOCK:
1 - F30 - Turkey
6 or ...

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October 8, 2018
Autumn Love Sew Along - Week Eight - Sunflower and Maple Leaf Blocks!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Hello again Autumn Lovers!
It's week eight:)
If you are just joining us...
for all sew along info:)



We are working on the 
right side of our quilt today:)



Grab your Sew Simple Shapes...



And your Autumn Love fabric...


and let's make the Sunflower Block!



Here are the Autumn Love prints
 used for this block:)



Autumn Love 
Sew Simple Shapes 
that you will need are:
5 - F1
1 - F2
4 - F8
4 - F23
Subcut the 1/4" green pumpkin print into:
 4 -1 1/2" strips
Cut 4 - 2" long strips from the 
1/4" bias ...

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October 1, 2018
Autumn Love Sew Along - Week Seven - Milk Can Block!! from Bee In My Bonnet


Hi there and welcome to week seven:)
If you are just joining us now...
for all of the information
 on this fun sew along:)


Today we are starting on the 
right side of the quilt...
YaY!


I'm having sew much fun 
playing with Autumn Love 
and I hope that you are too:)


Let's make the Milk Can Block today!


These are the Autumn Love prints 
used in this week's block.


Autumn Love 
Sew Simple Shapes needed:
4 - F4
2 - F9
1 - F15
3 - F16
3 - F20
1 - F34
Cut your background block 12" x 22 ...

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