Thursday, April 3, 2014

A little luck and an April Goal

Apparently March was a pretty lucky month for me in the quilty world! It's amazing, I had a really rough personal month in March, and this was totally a needed pick me up.

Thanks to Quilt Taffy and Riley Blake Fabrics I won this adorable charm pack of Treasure Map. It's just begging to be made into something for my little boy.


I also was super lucky to win a $50 Gift Certificate to Forth Worth Fabrics from A Quilting Life. I picked out these goodies. And look how fun  they packaged them!


Here's a better view of the fabrics (and the hot chocolate they included - yum!)


Thank you Fort Worth Fabric Studio for such gorgeous fabric!


Then I really hit the jackpot and won the QAL prize for my Mod Olives quilt at Sew Kind of Wonderful. I haven't blogged about my quilt because I wanted to get it quilted up first. But you can see the unquilted top here. The prize was a quilted table runner from Jenny herself. I have decided to make it a wallhanging (where no kids will destroy it!).


Some close ups of the amazing quilting:



Thank you so much Jenny!!

And because it's a new month, I need to set a Lovely Year of Finishes Goal! Next month is my month in We Bee With it. So I need to do some work this month to choose what I'll have everyone work on. Right now I'm thinking Ocean Waves. My goal is to make a few mock ups and decide on my pattern and color for the bee mates to make!











5 comments:

Kris said...

Yes you have been lucky! I am so glad you posted the win from Jenny. It looks great there on your wall. :)

Farm Gate Creations said...

Wow! That is amazingly lucky,well done.

One English Teacher said...

April Showers fabric and that beautiful table runner turned wall hanging! That's fantastic. Congratulations on your April of winning.

Helen Ernst said...

Aren't you one Lucky Leprechaun! Congratulations and may April Fiber Gods be with you!

Denise in PA said...

Awesome prizes!! Love those text prints! Here's a to much better April! o:)

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