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Around the Corner – More Granny!

I am very close to finishing my Christmas quilt top.  I haven’t decided if I will try to tackle the machine quilting of it or wait until I can pay to have it quilted by someone.  Since it is a lap size quilt, I think I should go for it.

My next, new quilt project has already been decided.  I was browsing my quilt blog list and I came up on this post from the site “A Little Bit Biased”.  Have you followed it yet?  It always has great eye candy and Amber writes her own patterns under Gigi’s Thimble.  Go browse her site!

I immediately fell for this new pattern called Summer Stars.  It combines stars with the granny square blocks.

Apparently, I must have a thing for Granny Square quilt blocks!

photo 7 GGS Quilt Top

I couldn’t order the pattern quick enough!

SummerStars front only


In addition, I already know what fabric I will use for it.  Remember my recent eBay purchase of some sample spree upcoming release precuts?

New Charms

Well, there you go.

I even turned my desktop background at work into my personal daydream space… (my lighting at work isn’t the best for pictures):

New Quilt Plan

If you want to make your own, you can follow this link to her site and order from her Etsy shop.

Or copy and paste this into your browser:  http://alittlebitbiased.blogspot.com/

First up – wrap up Christmas.  Next up – finish at least one binding on another quilt.  After that – visiting with Granny again!

Have a wonderful and safe weekend!