What Happened to June? and July?

Sorry for the long hiatus. I don’t know where the time went.  I have been working on a few things, but for the last several months, most projects had to be kept under wraps.  Finally, I can show you the quilts I made for my grandsons’ birthdays, which are both in July.

Grandson Joe’s favorite color is orange and grandson James’ favorite color is purple, so I wanted to make their quilts in their colors. Living in Tennessee makes it easy to find orange fabric. Here is Joe’s:

 

This is a five yard quilt pattern that I found free on the internet years ago and have been wanting to try ever since. And here is his pillowcase:

Finding purple fabric that isn’t all flowery and feminine. This pattern is called disappearing nine patch and looks more complicate than it actually is. The fabric on the back of this one is a beautiful indigo batik, but it doesn’t show well in the photo. Here is James’:

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