Tuesday, April 23, 2013

April: A Lovely Year of Finishes ~ Finishes Party

Whoop I finished my goal. . . and a few more items as well!
How fun to ride the momentum once you get going.

Have questions regarding #ALYoF click HERE

For April I choose a simple project.

Here's my finished Inside Out quilt for an east coast friends having their first baby.
It's nice they are Seattle Seahawk fans ...

inside out front

and I happen to have those colors in my stash.

inside out back

Quilt Stats:
Name: Seahawk Inside Out
Size: approx. 36" x 42"
Fabrics:  Stash fabrics + Tula Pink, Lisette, and others
Binding: Lisette + grey 
Pattern:  Inside Out by Cluck Cluck Sew
Quilting: stipple quilting by me on my Bernina 1008
Started : March 2013
Completed: April 2013 


Now it's your turn!
Please link up your finished it project below. 

Oh and grab a button for your blog post
A Lovely Year of Finishes
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No worries if you aren't a blogger, you can link up your finished project from a photo you've added to our  flickr group.

Melissa and I are excited to host this monthly link with tons of prizes!

To be eligible for April prizes:
1. you must have entered into the goal setting party.
2. you must enter below {we don't roll over any finishes from mid-month check-in}

**Please note, this is the same linky on both Melissa's blog and here, so no need to enter twice ***

And let's not forget there are PRIZES from our amazing sponsors:

April Prizes Include:

1. A Craftsy Class (winners choice of class)

I heart Craftsy!

2. $15.00 Gift Certificate to Fat Quarter Shop

3. Choice of $15 or 2 charm packs from Stitch n’ Giggles

4. A Paper Piecing Kit donated from Paper Pieces

5, 6, 7 Will get one thread pack of Auriful Thread donated from Aurifil

8. $20.00 Gift Certificate from the Quilting Lodge

9. $10.00 Gift Certificate from Contemporary Cloth

9 winners will be chosen by Mr. Random for those that post here and the wrap-up linky.

Happy Spring!


  1. I love your little quilt! The colours are beautiful. Thanks again for hosting this very cool linky party every month. It sure does keep me on track! :-)

  2. Oh my gosh! It's already the end of the month. Your finish is awesome!!! Mine is ummmmm...still in progress LOL =P

  3. Nice finish! I'll admit that without this challenge this month, I probably wouldn't have finished this quilt top.

  4. Congrats on your finish! Although I finished a couple of weeks ago, I won't get a photo til the show on Sunday, so I'll have to link up after that!

  5. Love the Seattle baby quilt. I can just see a little baby crawling on it soon!! My project is ready to photograph and link up.. Thanks for the motivation to get 'er done. xo

  6. Congratulations...love the pattern!

  7. Love your baby quilt. Is that a moda bake shop pattern?

  8. This is a great quilt! Congrats on your finish! Lucky baby!

  9. Congrats on a finish - love your Inside out quilt!
    And thanks again for hosting ALYOF: whatever it is, your program is working for me and things are getting done!


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