Let’s Bee Social #83
Every once in a while I get an email from a fellow quilter that makes my day. Wednesday last week was one of those days. Donna Irmis of South Carolina sent me a lovely note and attached a couple photos of her finished Elephant Parade quilt. She made this quilt for her new great nephew. And what a sweet quilt this is!
I love how the mama elephants ears share the same fabric used to make the baby elephants. And how cute is that happy, smiling frog?!! The blue border and scrappy binding frame this finish fabulously!
Donna found the perfect backing fabric, too. All those colourful elephants parading along across the back to Beckett! What a lucky new baby boy…. and a very talented Great Aunt! Thanks so much for allowing me to share your gorgeous quilt will all our friends here on the Sew Fresh Quilts blog, Donna. Hugs from Canada to you in hot, hot, hot South Carolina!
If any of you are interested in making your own Elephant Parade quilt, all the instructions can be found on the Elephant Parade quilt along page here.
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Now it’s time for the linky party!!!!! What’s buzzing at your hive?
- Click on at least a few of the others who have linked up. Take a social tour of their hive and really get to know them! Before you BUZZ off…. Leave a friendly invite in your comment…. Encouraging them to make a BEE line to your blog.
- Your blog post does not have to BEE about something you worked on during the past week. Linking up an older post that you are particularly proud of, or that you thought was really funny, or inspiring, or worth revisiting is totally okay.
- In your blog post, please include a link back to my blog or grab the “Let’s Bee Social!” button from above and put it on your sidebar. This way others who visit your blog that week can join in the fun! Share the news of this new linky and Let’s Bee Social!
- Following the Sew Fresh Quilts blog is not required – But it sure would BEE nice!
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