Tuesday, February 22, 2011

February Bee Blocks

Do. Good Stitches: Rachel asked for wonky stars in pinks, reds, and whites. Knowing my tendency to under-wonk, I set out to purposely overdo the wonk here. However much my instincts told me to wonk, I doubled that. And you know what? It worked like a charm! I'm finally happy with my wonkiness. And how much do you love that red background?

I based my second Do. Good Stitches block on this one from Flickr.

{Sew} Beautiful: Emily asked for drunk love blocks on the other end of the spectrum, with no intentional wonkiness. So, mission accomplished: All wonkiness seen above was most certainly not intentional. : )

And finally, this isn't really a bee block, but Jenny of Cut. Sew. Iron. Repeat recently put out a call for cross blocks to be included in a quilt for an AIDS fundraiser. Since I had my red fabric out for my Do. Good Stitches block, I whipped up one for that project as well.

13 comments:

Jenny said...

oh! thank you so much for helping out! your block looks fabulous! all of them actually!!

Katie B. said...

I loved the "no intentional wonkiness" instruction too. :) Even on my best days, there's still a little wonkiness!

Marjorie's Busy Corner said...

LOL...you guys....what a cheerful bunch..you know that is what makes this so much fun.....nice to know you....each and every one....

Elizabeth D. said...

I think maybe you broke through your wonking block - those wonky stars blocks look fantastic! Your block for Emily turned out really awesome as well, I can tell any random wonkiness was fully unintentional - I loved that part of Emily's instructions, too. :)

felicity said...

Nice wonk! And I agree on the red background with the pink stars - very cool!!

Leslie said...

these are gorgeous...i really love the multiple stars in the one pink block

emedoodle said...

Awesome blocks! I love that you guys appreciated that. No worries either way! :) I'm so excited to see those drunk love blocks popping up! :)

Samelia's Mum said...

Your wonky star is perfect. The red does look fantastic.

My Sweet Prairie said...

Hi Lee! Great 'wonk' happenin' there! ; )

~Monika

Kimberly White said...

Great blocks! I really like your stars!

Sarah Flynn said...

Love your blocks, they turned out fab! I'm afraid I'm pretty wonky at the best of times!

traceyjay said...

they're gorgeous... those pink stars really *shine*. :)

Megan said...

Your blocks look great! I am hoping to get to Emily's block tonight, somehow that one slipped by me this month! :)

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