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July 31, 2020
Shine a little from Making A Lather

I realized that I didn't have very many blocks done for one of my rainbow scrap challenge quilts, if, I was going to have all the blocks done by the end of the year. hmm. what was I doing wrong? I needed to  make 2 of every color, but, there wasn't 2 of every color cut. I didn't cut the whole thing at the beginning...sigh


It won't take long to catch up with the blocks, now that I have figured out what I need to do.



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June 20, 2020
pink quilty fun from Making A Lather

The rainbow scrap challenge for June is pink. I have a dresden plate in pink that I have included this month, along with the projects I try to do each month in the rainbow color.
I made one block for shine using 2 1/2 inch strips.


I made 10 blocks for country roads using  1 1/2 inch strips. I really like these blocks.



We have had a wonderful week of summer weather, sunshine, and not too hot. The garden has been happy, and so has hubby who really likes to be outside. He is still off work for ...

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April 25, 2020
blue blocks from Making A Lather

This is the last Saturday in April for the rainbow scrap challenge. I need to make sure all my projects have their blue on. This is the shine block.


And this is the scraptastic star quilt. I may have enough blocks to assemble the quilt, if, I like the colors that I have together.


This is the row x row quilt. This quilt calls for 2 of every color and row. This year I have only been making one row of each color and style. I haven't decided if I will make up rows on colors that are not ...

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March 14, 2020
rsc teal from Making A Lather

The color for March and the rainbow scrap challenge is teal. I chose a more aqua color for my shine quilt.


I dug through my 2 inch scraps and found a little of everything for the tiny houses.


My rainbow projects for 2020 with links:
 Irish chain
Shine
row by row
scraptastic star
country road

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February 15, 2020
shine blocks from Making A Lather

I have the orange blocks finished for shine quilt. I almost missed this second orange, because it was more coral to me. But, it really is orange next to pink. It definitely looks orange on the computer.



I fell in love with cathy's  at sane crazy crumbly quilts  tiny houses quilt.
She has been making houses with the rainbow scrap challenge for awhile, and, I had fun searching for them on her blog. And, then, I wanted to try them too. They are fun and dandy.


I think all I have left for orange is the row x row ...

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January 24, 2020
shine quilt blocks from Making A Lather

I did have to read, and reread, the instructions for making this quilt, Shine. It is a free pattern at moda bakeshop. I couldn't tell where the cut pieces matched the intended block.  It calls for a different white in one corner of the 9 patch, and, I wasn't sure it would matter, using my fabrics instead of the ones in the pattern. I made a trip to Joann, and a shiny white was a remnant, so I used that for the "special " corner.


I am glad the instructions were for strip piecing. I think, my other confusion ...

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January 4, 2020
rainbow challenge goals from Making A Lather

Last year I made the 4 patches for an Irish chain quilt. This year, I will make the chaining pieces as part of my rainbow challenge quilt.


I have a new quilt I want to start called shine. photo from pinterest. It's a moda bakeshop free pattern.


I have 7 scraptastic stars which doesn't make a quilt, yet.


And a new row by row pattern. And, January, we are starting with green and the hardest row.


And I want to work at putting my quote quilt together
and who knows
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