Sunday, October 18, 2015

Oh Scrap! : Zig Zag Scrap-A-Palooza Quilts

One of the things that brightens my day are when I receive emails with quilts I have inspired either through one of my patterns or through the Scrap-A-Palooza series.  Recently I received an email from one of my readers who shared some quilts I just had to share with you!

These beauties were all made using the Scrap-A-Palooza Zig Zag quilt block.

Here is one with a lovely blue background.  And to top it off, all of these quilts were lovingly hand quilted. 

 Here is another one with a pretty green in the background.  It was also shared that these are all being donated to Project Linus.  How sweet is that!

And to mix it up a bit, she made one in this layout too.  Same block, just laid out horizontally.  I love it!

Thanks so much to this quilter and all of you who take the time to share what you make!


And thanks to all of you who link up your scrappy projects and inspire me each week!

Here are the details for linking up:
  • This linky party is for any scrappy project - It can be in-process or a finished piece.
  • You can link up your blog post (not your homepage please) or Instagram photo from the past week that features your use of scraps.
  • If you are linking to a blog post, I ask that you link back to my blog somewhere in your post. So if you are writing about scraps, just get into the habit of including a link as there will be a linky party available every week!
  • If you are using Instagram, please use the hashtag #ohscrap.
  • This is a party so remember to socialize and comment on the posts of others.
  • Following my blog is not necessary but it sure would be great if you do!
Quilting is more fun than Housework
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So if you love scrappy projects, feel free to grab my button for your sidebar or posts and get ready to share all your wonderful projects from scraps.  And if you have a great idea for using scraps and would like to be featured, feel free to contact me!


Kathleen said...

Love the zig zag!

LIttle Penguin Quilts said...

Those did turn out great! It was fun to go back and reread your post about the original design. Reminded me that I want to sort and figure out a new storage system for my 2.5 inch squares. Better get to work!

Wonky Girl said...

Such happy quilts, they make me smile.

Mystic Quilter said...

What a fun quilt pattern - one of the best I've seen for using up scraps and great for children.

Jasmine said...

How wonderful seeing the design in such bright cheery colors. I also love the alternate layout.

Ivani said...

The 3 quilts are beauties and made for a good cause. Love the scraps with bright background. Congratulations!

Barb Neiwert said...

That is fun to see quilts that you have inspired - keep up the great work!

gayle said...

Those are just the happiest quilts! What a great contribution they'll be.

Alycia~Quiltygirl said...

What fun bright quilts!!

Cathy said...

Oh, thanks for sharing that zig zag pattern! I know just what I'm going to do with my piles of 2.5 squares. How cute.

Kate said...

Love those bright colors. They will definitely make someone smile.

Sandra Walker said...

Love seeing the variety with one simple block! Just last night at the guild meeting an older lady came to me asking about this zig zag quilt I made in blue and green! I told her to google Scrap-a-Palooza and Quilting is More Fun Than Housework (because, I told her it really is) so hopefully she can get it at the library as her dial-up connection just takes too long at home...cannot believe people who are in the country still have to put up with dial-up...but that's another story!

Quiltpiecer said...

These are great and thanks for sharing the pattern! Love the bright colors.

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