Friday, August 7, 2015

Saturday in Indigo....

I was all set to type up this post with my two indigo sampler blocks and then I checked and Angela had posted a third block! Off to the sewing machine I go....

Back now - with three indigo blocks made for the RSC 2015 sampler quilt.

Mr Roosevelts Necktie 
Bulls Eye
Road to California

I am planning to do some dark blue and black/grey this month with my scraps (16 patches, twinkle stars and dresden plates) ..... guess I better go pull and sort as we are already one week in! Thank goodness I will have a little more time soon. The kids go back to school on August 17... not that I am counting down the last week before they head back to school. It has been a long summer and they will be happy to get back to a routine (and I will enjoy drinking my coffee and reading my paper in the morning with absolute peace and quiet after getting a morning walk in!). I'm starting them on the routine this Monday for getting up at 6:30 (Aidan has been up before that most of the summer!) and being dressed and had breakfast by 7:20. Wish me luck!

Linking up with the RSC Challenge on Saturday morning. Head on over and get inspired.

I also got a package in the mail from our RSC Host Angela - a row and license plate and a piece of penguin fabric.... to make the thermometer row! Thanks Angela.


Think I'll go cut some parts for the sailboat row I am working on next..... light and dark blue in that one so it counts in the RSC I think - especially since I am using my scraps for that one.


14 comments:

  1. Beautiful indigo blocks!
    Good luck with getting back into routine... I always found that to be a challenge!

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  2. Great work on having all the sampler blocks done for the month! Getting the kids back into routine ahead of time is such a good idea. I hope my husband is thinking of that too.

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  3. Great blocks! What a terrific swag of goodies and really cute penguin fabric. My son would love that.

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  4. Lovely blocks you have there. And the little row of penguins is cute!

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  5. Love your indigo blocks! It feels like the end of summer is coming fast. Good luck getting your younguns on a schedule. You are smart to do that a little ahead of time. ~Jeanne

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  6. I just love those indigo blocks! My daughter is getting ready to start getting her kiddos onto a schedule next week in anticipation of the start of the school year. They especially need it because with summer swim over and winter swim set to start in mid-September, they have very little structure right now.

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  7. Very dramatic blocks, that dark blue really looks great against the white.

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  8. Nice job getting your Sampler Blocks done. Congrats! on your drawing win from Angela. How exciting!

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    1. Oops... That's not supposed to be a question. I love your blocks,

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  10. Indigo is such a rich color. Great looking blocks!

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  11. you nailed the color! Good for you... I'm having a hard time with it. LeeAnna

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  12. I am beyond impressed. Your blocks are beautiful and DINE!!

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