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

Until next time...


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

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

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

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

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

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


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