Monday, September 21, 2020

50 Shades of Brown Part 1

 Good morning! I had such a wonderful week away!! 26+ miles backpacking, then 3 days in a cute little cabin with my honey to recover and be ready to get back to work. It was pretty amazing!! I'll share a few photos on Wednesday. 

For now, we are going to make 4 patches for 50 Shades of Brown.

I told you there was a smidge of pink and blue. This is what is in my quilt. I did NOT strip piece these because I want a big variety. These are 1 1/2" squares. If you want it like mine, make one with 2 blue patches and make 2 more with 4 pink patches. 

Then using a variety (it really doesn't need to be 50 different browns- lol ) make 14 more 4 patches using 1 1/2" squares.  Your unfinished size should be 2 1/2".

Admire your cute little patches!!

Have a terrific week!


6 comments:

  1. I've been looking forward to this QAL since last Monday. Time to play with my 50+ browns today!

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  2. Looking so cute, thanks Lori :0) I'm going to enjoy working with these soft browns. Can't wait to see you hiking pictures. Happy Sewing!

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  3. My pile of browns (with bits of pink and blue) are piled on my cutting table, ready to get started. Can't wait to dig in!

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  4. Your little patches are sew cute, Lori! I love those blues(my favorite color) with those browns!

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  5. Sweet little 4-Patch blocks, Lori! Off to see if the scrappy ones I already have made are the right size...

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  6. Count me in! I've got lots of 1-1/2" squares to play with :) Your 4-patches look great!

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