My First Letter Block

In late October I ordered Spelling Bee by Lori Holt.  I thought it would be a great book to have.  When I browsed through I decided that a quilt for each of the grand daughters would be perfect with their names added.

You know I am a HST and simple block girl, so this was out of my comfort zone.  I pulled out some scraps and tried the letter S.

I think I did good.  Now is the time to get busy planning two quilts with their names.  Maybe Valentine gifts, if not Easter or Birthdays are in the summer.

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7 Comments

  1. January 12, 2018 / 9:17 am

    It turned out great!! THat looks like a challenge but I LOVE it!!

  2. January 12, 2018 / 10:19 am

    Making a word quilt is on my 2018 list! I just need to pick a saying and I’m all set! I think putting names on quilts is such a fun and great idea!

  3. Rose Moy Mikulski
    January 12, 2018 / 10:25 am

    Your S block is superb, love the colors. Isn’t this funny, I just pulled my book out last week to look at and was getting inspired to make some letter blocks, I must have been picking up your vibe. I’m going to be making some letter blocks for my granddaughter too.

  4. January 12, 2018 / 4:09 pm

    That looks cute with the multiple colors. That’s the one I’d make first. =)

  5. January 14, 2018 / 10:22 pm

    Yay for breaking out of your comfort zone! Your S looks great. And now I’m looking more closely at the Spelling Bee pattern. I just was perusing the Jaybird Quilts’ Alphabet pattern, having gotten the Hex n More ruler for Christmas. So many alphabets, so little time…
    Thanks for linking up with TGIFF

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