Perfect 10 Sampler Quilt Along – Week 8

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Folks, we are on the final blocks with week 8 of Fat Quarter Shop’s Perfect 10 Sampler Quilt Along! Not only that, we’re already in December. They say time goes by faster as you get older. I’m feeling about 150 right now, it’s zipping by so fast!

Let me introduce you to this week’s blocks: Rocky Road on the left and Rainbow Sherbert on the right. I picked the wrong quilt along to cut back on sweets.

 

Perfect 10 QAL Week 8 │ Out of the Blue Quilts

 

Rocky Road is such a simple block, but so sweet.

 

Perfect 10 QAL Week 8 │ Out of the Blue Quilts

 

Even though we’re making the Perfect 10 Sampler Quilt,  which includes all the blocks in the book, each block has it’s own dedicated quilt in the Perfect 10 Book  by It’s Sew Emma. If you haven’t seen the book, pop over to the Fat Quarter Shop web site and look at all 16 quilts featured in the book. It will be worth your trip!

 

Perfect 10 QAL Week 8 │ Out of the Blue Quilts

 

Our final blocks of the quilt along were two Rainbow Sherbert blocks.

 

Perfect 10 QAL Week 8 │ Out of the Blue Quilts

 

And of course, I was loving these bonus HST blocks to add to my stash!

 

Perfect 10 QAL Week 8 │ Out of the Blue Quilts

 

And the design wall is FULL! I had blocks hanging off the edge, it was so packed. In truth, it’s now empty. I’ve already pulled everything off and started the assemby process.

If you follow me on Instagram, you might have noticed yesterday that I posted about learning to quilt on my new Handi Quilter Simply Sixteen machine.  More to come on that subject.

I pulled a quilt off it yesterday and am hoping to have my finished Perfect 10 quilt all quilted and ready to share with you next week. Cross your fingers!

Resources for the Perfect 10 QAL

 

Perfect 10 QAL Week 1 │ Out of the Blue Quilts

Who’s Quilting Along

Quilt Along with us using #FQSPerfect10

Let us see your Perfect 10 Sampler blocks  on Instagram or Facebook using #FQSPerfect10 ! Here’s our schedule for the next several weeks. I hope you’ll join us!

October 9, 2018 – Banana Block and Birthday Cake Block
October 16, 2018 – Buttered Pecan Block and Coconut Block
October 23 – Coffee Block and Cookie Dough Block
October 30 – Cookies ‘n Cream Bock and Cotton Candy Block
November 6 – Dutch Chocolate Block and French Vanilla Block
November 13 – Lemon Sorbet Block and Mint Chocolate Chip Block
November 27 – Neapolitan Block and Peaches ‘n Cream Block

December 4 – Rainbow Sherbet Block and Rocky Road Block

 

 

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