Us crafty folks need time to get those wonderful hand work infused projects done. We need a sale NOW!
Check out the Deal of the Day each day through next Friday for extra specials that will change daily and end at midnight (mountain time).
In addition to this week’s sale fabric collection, Snowdays, today’s Christmas in July special are
I am a bit of an addict to yo-yos. Check out all my yo-yo blog posts here.
I finished up this cutie elf this week. All of our yo-yo patterns are here http://www.shop.fabricsnquilts.com/Patterns-for-Yo-Yos_c219.htm. I named him Eddie. Eddie Elf. (He’s kinda pale from working indoors all year).
and I am just 8 strips of hand applique away from finishing that step of my queen yo-yo quilt!
There will be a total of 30 strips & about 1000 XL yo-yo’s in this baby when it’s done. I think this will qualify as a heavy quilt! The pattern I am using is from the June 2011 American Patchwork & Quilting magazine. Here’s my (laundry) basket of yo-yo’s before the applique began.
They will go together something like this (Lord willing)
Yo-yo’s also make great appliques and embellishments for your little girl (or to hide that stain, tear, hole, etc.).
But HURRY! This special will be replaced with a new deal at midnight!!