Friday, June 28, 2013

Moving Right Along!

I used the 12 leftover rail fence blocks to make two placemats for my husband and I!

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I really love these fabrics!!  They do all the work in these simple blocks!

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On the table runner I quilted it in curly swirls.  But on these placemats, I quilted it in leaves… my all time favorite motif to quilt!!

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The backing was from my tiny stash here in the apartment!  A brown print with homey words on it!!

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And, the house is moving right along!!

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The siding is up!  The shutters are on!  It’s so fun to watch it progress!

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And they are painting inside and working on the kitchen.  No counters yet, though!!

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What are you doing this weekend?  We’ll be at the house getting estimates on putting in a patio after we close!

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8 comments:

  1. wow - the house is looking beautiful. You will really have fun decorating it with new quilting projects.

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  2. Oooh, Polly, the house is looking great! I love getting the sneak peeks! I love the placements - and that table runner you made. Very modern - I think they'll look great with your new decorating scheme (which, by the way, I'm excited to see progress when you move in)!

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  3. Your house looks fantastic! when are you scheduled to move in?

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  4. I love using orphan blocks for small projects, so easy and so quick!

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  5. Hi Polly
    Love the pictures of your new home,it is coming along well and looks beautiful. I can hardly wait to see it done and all the new things you have been making I your new home.
    Place mats are lovely.

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  6. Placemats and house all looking good!!! I bet you can't wait to move in LOL!, looks as though you will have lots of natural light too inside, it'll be nice after being in a smaller place to have so much space again!!!!!

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  7. Oh wow! What a beautiful home it will be!!

    Love watching the building of the house and the making of your new decor!

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  8. Oh Polly, those are so cute - and so modern! I love the print for the back :0) and the quilting is so pretty! Romantic dinners in your future for sure :0)!! The house is going to be beautiful - you can already tell from the pictures!

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Thank you sooooooo very much for taking the time to leave a comment! I am always happy to know that someone is reading my ramblings!! Polly :-)