Hi quilters!  This is quilt number two of my "ten quilts by December" challenge and I loved working with these colors! Peach is a color I rarely use and now I wonder why?  It's kind of delicious looking. I kept thinking about ice cream and cobbler and all things that are sweet and creamy the whole time I worked on it.  I have the same reaction to Christmas fabrics but there's more Allspice involved..lol.. Anyway, my co-worker has a 1930's theme for her nursery so who better to show up for that than Sun Bonnet Sue?  I know she's older than 1930 but she fits well for a baby girl.  I included Umbrella Girl because she wears a bonnet.  I've completed quilt number three as well and will post it later.  I seriously LOVE my super cool excuse to quilt all the time.  I keep saying to DH " Aren't you proud of my stick-to-it-ness regarding my self challenge? Don't you just love what a good mood it puts me in?" blah, blah, blah.. lol.....he buys it and I get away with a little extra me time.  Until next time, happy quilting everyone!
Sunbonnet's and Flowers

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Comment by Chef Lisa on September 15, 2014 at 12:00pm

Your so cleaver Karen.

Comment by Vickie Smith on September 11, 2014 at 5:19pm

It is adorable, Karen.  You did a wonderful job.  Look forward to seeing your next challenge.

Comment by Kay Freschly on September 11, 2014 at 1:49pm

I like the quilt and I also like the way you ask if he is not proud of you. What a great technique.

Comment by rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP on September 8, 2014 at 10:54pm
karen i love peach also ..in quilts, i can't wear it :((. this is such a wonderful quilt! i love it! is this a commercial pattern or your own? and i also love your "quilt all the time" story. my guy is same way. i knew he was in love w me & my fabric passion the day he loaded us all into our one ton truck, put in 4wheel drive ..did a controlled slide down our steep ice & snow covered hill, in a ice storm just because i moaned i didn't have the right fabric for a clown costume i was making for a doll i had made :)) ..so, thru the storm, in to good will ..bought the 5 yards for one dollar back home .. and finished my doll. hubs ..gotta love 'em!

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