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Thursday, October 31, 2019

Queens for the Day!

Another retreat tradition is to do some type of charity quilt. This year, we did a relay piecing race with teams of 4. The winning team was crowned "Queens for the Day".  Notice a couple of these speedy stitchers won the honor in both retreats!
Retreat 2 winners.
Retreat 1 winners.

We made 144 blocks in just minutes. We should be able to put together 3 quilts for our charity from this stack of blocks.

In a lay-out like this:
These blocks were cut from strip sets of 4, 2 1/2" strips. Sue took the scrap ends from the strip sets, after 4 blocks had been cut, and made this charity quilt!

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