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Jelly Roll Quilt Along Backing

After three months of not working on my Jelly Roll Sampler Quilt Along, I determined the backing – light blue with swrils.  It is part of Moda’s “All about color” Cozy Quilt Design line.  I had to venture all the way to Orlando to stumble across this fabric at Quilt’s Cove.

Here is a glimpse of the four squares so far with the backing.

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Orange or Green?

I am working on a simple quilt using a Jelly Roll with the Shades of Blue fabric by Moda.  The instructions — or recipe — is posted on Moda Bake Shop.  It is the Whirly Wheels Quilt.  It reminds me of easy pinwheels!  Now the big decision: GREEN or ORANGE for the sashing?  Thoughts?

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Jelly Rolling Along

Believe it or not, I am completely up to date with the Jelly Roll Sampler Quilt Along that is hosted by Konda’s Moose on the Porch Quilts Blog.  Here are the first four squares:

Sq4_Jelly Roll

Sq1_Jelly Roll

 

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On a [Jelly] Roll….

Two blocks in three days!  I am on a roll with my jelly roll quilt along.  I thought that I was all caught up with my three blocks…then I realized that block four was posted yesterday.  My new goal is to keep on schedule.  Stay tuned to see the progress.

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Second Square for the Jelly Roll Quilt

Although it is almost a month behind schedule, I finished the second square for the Jelly Roll Quilt Along.

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Ready for Quilt Alongs

Not only am I very excited for the Pinwheel Party and the Mystery Jelly Roll Quilt Alongs to start today, my mom is also excited.  We visited a local quilt shop, Chester County Quilting, to pick out her fabrics.  Here is a preview of her fabrics:

Pinwheel Party Fabrics using BatiksFabric_Mom_Pinwheel
Mystery Jelly Roll using Hoffman Fabrics Green Tea Bali PopsFabric_Mom_Jelly Roll

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Mystery Jelly Roll

Two months ago, I impulsively picked up a Jelly Roll with no intentions.  It was my first pre-cut fabric purchase.   I had many ideas from a coin quilt to a table runner.  I finally made up my mind when I saw the Jelly Roll Sampler Quilt Along hosted by Konda’s Moose on the Porch Quilts Blog.  For a twist, it is a mystery quilt too!  My jelly roll is Moda’s “All about color” Cozy Quilt Design.  For the background and sashing, I am using Robert Kaufman’s pure black. 

Fabric_Jelly Roll

Is it Monday yet?  I can’t wait to start the first blocks for this quilt and the pinwheel quilt!

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