Thursday, January 24, 2013

Row Along - Winter Wonderland!!


So I have never done a  row-along but have always wanted to.  So when I was asked to design a row for one I was super excited.  I love designing and it would give me the opportunity to finally participate in a Row-Along,  Double Bonus!!  This fun event is being  hosted by Patchwork Posse,  The theme is “Winter Wonderland,” and every 2nd and 4th Monday of each month there will a tutorial posted at Patchwork Posse for a new row.  The rows will be 48" wide and up to 10" tall.  So you will have a pretty nice size winter throw when you are done!!


Here is a list of the designers and when you can expect the new rows :)  I am so excited to be part of this amazing group of quilters!!



January 28: Patchwork Possie
February 25: Robin Quilts, etc.
March 11: Quilter Chic
April 8: Quiet Play
April 22: The Tulip Patch
May 27: Twiddletails
June 10: Happy Quilting - That's Me :)
June 24: 42 Quilts
July 8: CraftyTammie
July 15: Patchwork Possie - Finishing it up and Prizes!!!

I have decided that I will be using my Blitzen Fat Eighth bundle to Row-Along.  I love this line and think it will make a wonderful Winter Wonderland quilt :)  So grab some Winter inspired fabric, and  get ready to  row along!!   




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7 comments:

  1. I hope this comes out the right way because I am honestly laughing sitting here. I ordered a layer cake of Blitzen to make my sister-in-law and brother-in-law a thank you quilt for always hosting family gatherings. When it came in, my husband and I looked at each other is obvious disappointment. We both just didn't like it at all. I had planned to use it in a pattern that kept most of the layer cake pieces in large pieces. I found another pattern, cut it up smaller, and sewed it together. The result is now acceptable! And this is one of the reasons quilting is so fun -- what one person likes isn't necessarily what another person likes but we can all appreciate the effort and creativity. I can't wait to see what you come up with and maybe it'll even make me want to buy some more Blitzen!!! Thanks for blogging. It makes my lunch hours go fast!

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  2. The row-along looks like great fun and I hope I am in a position to "play" too!

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  3. This sounds like a lot of fun! Hope all is well Melissa!
    Stefanie

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  4. Sounds fun, never heard of a row along..

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  5. I'm looking forward to seeing what you come up with!! I signed up to follow the Patchwork posse's blog so I can row along with you all (if I can find the time: eep!) I'm planning on working on your starburst quilt today!! I keep hoping to get to it each day, but life keeps getting in the way!! :-) Have a great weekend!! H in Healdsuburg

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Thank you so much for your sweet comments. I just love hearing from each and every one of you!!
Have a Happy Quilting Day :)

Melissa