Sunday, September 17, 2017

Sew Some Love Sunday - Pillowcase Edition

Welcome to another edition of Sew Some Love Sunday!!  Yes. I realize that it's been a while.  Sorry about that, but I sort of fell out of the habit.  Focus has been on a variety of other projects.

Anyway, I'm here now.

Why now, Joyful???

Well, my Quilt Bee held a Pillowcase-a-thon today.  I thought you might like the highlights.

Candy sent along some donation fabric to be paired up:



People also brought fabric from home.  Here are my contributions:


Gayle showed us the method she learned from Missouri Star:


Here I am getting ready to begin:


Sewing my first pillowcase of the day:


Ta da...


Oops!!  Mistakes were made:


Let's try that again!  Longer this time:


Maybe?!  Maybe NOT:


The magic of the tube:


Ahh!!  That's better, Joyful:


Oh!  Fraternal twins:


Only THREE kits remained at the end of the day:


These came in the mail (or were dropped off) to add to our MSQC Pillowcase Drive collection:


Our productive quilters made these today:


Here's the tally:

16 made today
6 dropped off
2 mailed
3 kits remaining

For a total of 28 pillowcases (and counting!!)

THIS is what they look like all stacked up:


Linking up with Kat
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Until next time...
Contribute!!!

6 comments:

  1. Love those colorful pillowcases. Off the check out MSQC's tutorial. Bless you,

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  2. Good job! Looks like you made a ton of progress!

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  3. Such beautiful pillowcases! What a fun thing to get together and do. Andrea

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  4. Looks like a fun day of sewing. Very fun and pretty pillow cases there.

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  5. Don't you love the satisfaction of making pillowcases?!!! Well, obviously you do, too! Great job!!!

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  6. "Fraternal twins"...I love that! Great job making a nice big batch of pillowcases :)

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