Friday, April 15, 2011

1880 Barbara Bucher Snyder Sampler Quilt Update

It has been a few weeks since I posted about what everyone has been up to over at the 1880 Sampler blog. 
Bettina has already started setting her blocks:
Satu has been keeping up as well:
Both Mary L. and Bettina have pieced their Kite's Tail blocks:

...and did a fabulous job!

  Today I posted the pattern for Greco-Roman Tiles, another very intricate block.
Remember that there is a flickr group here if you feel like sharing your blocks with everyone.
I know I sure would like to see what everyone is doing.
If you are following along, please introduce yourself as well.

This weekend I will be sewing with my DD, piecing a shop sample made from Marcus Brothers' American Valor fabrics collection.  I'll also try to catch up with my CW BOW blocks. 
What will you be working on?

9 comments:

  1. I really have to start making these blocks. They are fantastic. Hugs

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  2. The Greco-Roman Tile block is amazing! This weekend I will probably not get much sewing in. The weeds need pulling and the dogs need washing not to mention the laundry, running errands.......

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  3. Lovely blocks! Have a great weekend with your DD!

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  4. I love the intricacy of these blocks!!! Have a wonderful weekend!! I hope to get time to finish a long suffering UFO!!!

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  5. Going now to check that site out, had not heard of it before. Project 99, as my friend used to say.

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  6. The girls have been doing some lovely work on their Sampler blocks. I will be trying to finish a few blocks, looking for my sewing mojo at the moment.

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  7. I love these blocks! Amazing :-) I am working on a quilt made with Lilac Hill, an Easter table runner, and a Le Petite project in between spring cleaning and driving my kids to activities :-) Enjoy your weekend!

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  8. I'm collecting all blocks, perhaps one day... :)

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  9. I may be joining you, Cheryl. I canceled out of the BOM from Homestead Hearth. Just too many other things on my plate. But your blocks look so good I'm tempted again. :)

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