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Monday, March 3, 2014

30/30 Challenge

Sarah at Berry Barn Designs is hosting a fun 30/30 challenge in March.  Her challenge is to sew for 30 minutes a day for 30 days.  I think it's a fun idea, and will play along as much as I can.

What would I like to get done this month?

1. Two blocks for my "Real World Red & White" Sampler.  My blocks so far are below.  The top blocks are the Practice, January and February 2013 Lucky Stars BOMs.  The bottom blocks are what I've received so far from the Winter 2014 Hive 4, 4x5 Modern Quilt Bee.

Real Life Red and White Quilt

2. A shirt for me.  I've been wanting to make my own clothes for awhile, so why not start?

3. Get ready for spring!  I need at least one pair of shorts for my daughter, preferable more.

4. Acknowledge that spring is not here yet, therefore make a couple pairs of pants for my daughter.

5. Complete the March Stash Bee block - that's not a real goal, more of a must finish, but I think it still counts (and makes this list a little less clothing heavy).

This is doable, right?  Anyone else want to join the challenge?

Berry Barn Designs

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At March 3, 2014 at 8:06 PM , Blogger Sarah @ Berry Barn Designs said...

Yay! Thanks for joining in, Heather! That top right star is my fav - really love those prints with the low volume background. Can't wait to see what you get done this month : )

 
At March 4, 2014 at 9:59 AM , Blogger Elaine said...

I don't make clothes but kids clothes is the funnest to make I think with ruffles and novelty fabrics! Can't wait to see yours. Hopping over from the 30/30 linkies!

 
At March 4, 2014 at 7:04 PM , Blogger Heather S said...

Your goals look pretty fabulous... I'm excited to see what you get done! My February was pretty quilt heavy, so I admit to being on a clothes making binge in March.

 
At March 4, 2014 at 7:20 PM , Blogger Heather S said...

It looks like fun! I'm glad to be part of your challenge, I just hope I can keep up :)

 
At March 4, 2014 at 7:34 PM , Blogger Michelle@factotum-of-arts.com said...

Thanks for stopping by my blog. I live in Cary, NC (between Raleigh and Durham). I am also participating in the 3030SC!! The blocks are very cool. It would be great to meet you at the MQG meeting :-)

 
At March 5, 2014 at 4:13 PM , Blogger Stitchified said...

I love the 'real world' concept behind your sampler. It is going to be absolutely gorgeous, I can't wait to see the end result!

 
At March 14, 2014 at 8:50 PM , Blogger Heather S said...

Unfortunately I was out of town this month, but I really hope to come next month. I'll let you know if I am able to make it so that I at least have a friendly face to look for!

 
At March 14, 2014 at 8:52 PM , Blogger Heather S said...

Thank you!

 

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