Saturday, November 11, 2017

ScrapHappy Saturday - RSC 17 - Week 45

Welcome to Week 45 of the Rainbow Scrap Challenge!!  This week was a little bit different from most weeks in the recent past. Have a look at how things panned out...

SUNDAY - Blog hopping and searching my scrap stash for bits of BROWN fabric for my RSC projects.  I found a gallons sized bag:



MONDAY - Knit Group.  Followed by a manicure...



... In a rich shade of chocolate BROWN.

When I got home, I checked the mailbox.  Guess what?!  I got mail.

TUESDAY - Surgical assistant.  OK, not really, but I did have to deliver DH to the oral surgeon and bring him back home.  (And baby him since he has a boo-boo in his mouth... or 4 since he got all 4 wisdom teeth out!)

While he was having all that fun, I was struggling through a few more rows of my Hoodie Shawl Cardigan:



Did a bit of sewing, while keeping a close eye on "the patient."  A DrEAMI little project inspired by THIS POST at Grace and Peace Quilting.  My mini-mini version uses 1.5" squares for the 9-Patch blocks and 1" squares in for the cornerstones:



WEDNESDAY - Work, work, work, but nothing got done!  Some days are like that, aren't they?

Well...

I did manage to get some pressing...



 and trimming done:



These are Bonus Triangles from the CCLQ Bluff Thank You Quilt:



THURSDAY - Weekly Quilt Group.  I worked on a bit more trimming of those HSTs for a bit of design play:



And...

A scrap delivery.  Thanks, Candy!!  Lots of nice bits:


Thanks, Candy!

Here are the scraps that Joanna brought a few weeks ago:



Thanks, JoJo!!


FRIDAY - Coffee Club/Sweater Class was canceled in favor of spending time helping out an old friend.  That was followed up with a sewing session with Needleb.  I assembled a RAINBOW of scraps into a new mini quilt.  It started like this:



SATURDAY - Amazingly enough, it's LINK PARTY day over at So Scrappy's blog.  The time goes by SEW quickly!!

I'm headed to my Monthly Quilt Bee meeting.  You can sneak a peek to see who is doing any BROWN and/or BLACK sewing.  I'll catch up with the RSC Quilters later on.  Here's a BROWN photo from Quilt Group just for Angela and the others:



Until next time...
Get Scrappy!!!

15 comments:

  1. You have such busy weeks! Hope you got lots of good stitching at least prepped even if you didn't quite make it to the sewing machine.

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  2. I was worried about you not reporting in mid-week. Now I understand. Can't wait to see what you are doing with the rainbow pluses.

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  3. Lovely little scraps in those bags. Yumm! Wish hubby a speedy recovery. Not sure what CCLQ Buff stands for but there sure is a lot of HSTs on that cutting mat. Enjoy all the fun! ;^)

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  4. I hope DH is feeling better! That's no fun. But those plus blocks are lovely -- the start of something good!

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  5. A busy week. A coincidence: you had scraps given to you by your friend Candy - I was given some scraps on Thursday by my Patchwork friend Candy!

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  6. Another busy week! In spite of the RSC color being brown, it was nice to see all your colorful scraps - maybe because the weather here is gray & gloomy!

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  7. Love all those colorful scraps!

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  8. That little mini caught my eye, too! Have fun with it!

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  9. Love the plus block idea from Friday. It looks interesting. You had busy week.

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  10. There you go again with your whirlwind week! (I mostly just sat and knit!) Looking forward to seeing your projects!

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  11. That is a lot of tiny HSTs! Those bags of scraps beg to be placed with. I would have dropped everything and started something new! Thanks for linking up with Oh Scrap!

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  12. The gallon of brown scraps look promising. And how lucky to get scrap deliveries.

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  13. Hope the patient is on the mend. I think I need to go dig for some darks in the bins to work on my BITA blocks. Hope you get a little more sewing time this week. Your rainbow quilt looks interesting.

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  14. YOu always have such fun weeks - hope the Teeth are all healed!

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  15. Lot's happening in your world. Those lovely bags of scraps!

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