Time for a giveaway ! Scrappy Baskets Quilt Pattern

May 19, 2017 58 Comments

Time for a giveaway ! Scrappy Baskets Quilt Pattern

Time for a giveaway ! Scrappy Baskets Quilt Pattern

Scrappy baskets Quilt was such a fun quilt to make, using my scrap bin to make the basket blocks. I love getting into the rhythm of sewing when making a pieced quilt, with my favorite music playing, or a great audio book to listen to while stitching. I find each quilt has a story of where and what I was doing at that point in time, it's like keeping a dairy of my daily life in my quilts. While making Scrappy Baskets Quilt I was trying out a new technique for making half square triangles, learning to be more random with my fabric choices and enjoying the process.

To win the Scrappy Baskets Quilt Pattern leave a comment telling everyone what you like to do or listen to while piecing your quilts ?

Happy Stitching

Sharon

You can find the Scrappy Baskets Quilt Pattern Here                                                   

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58 Responses

Kathy E.
Kathy E.

June 05, 2018

I usually listen to sewing/quilting podcasts while I sew. When I’m all caught up, I’ll listen to my favorite music stations on Pandora.

Joan Wilson
Joan Wilson

June 23, 2017

I ’m so impressed that this beautiful quilt is a scrap quilt. I listen to the classics when quilting. Any other steps in quilting are done in silence for concentration. I also just enjoy the quiet.

Cindy A.
Cindy A.

June 03, 2017

It depends on what I’m doing as to what I listen to. If I really have to concentrate, I listen to Christopher Parkening, classical guitar, or ocean sounds. If I need a bit of pepping up and am doing something that doesn’t require a lot of concentration, I listen to ZZ Top or David Lee Roth. Then there are times that I don’t listen to anything but the hum of my machine. Ahhh…

Eleanor K Hunzinger
Eleanor K Hunzinger

May 30, 2017

I listen to music while machine piecing mostly spiritual. I have lots of CD’s with Elvis Presley and the Gaithers quartets and gatherings. I find it very relaxing and moving – something to concentrate on other than my aches and pains. Always love seeing your quilts. Thanks. Kay H

Eleanor K Hunzinger
Eleanor K Hunzinger

May 30, 2017

I listen to music while machine piecing mostly spiritual. I have lots of CD’s with Elvis Presley and the Gaithers quartets and gatherings. I find it very relaxing and moving – something to concentrate on other than my aches and pains. Always love seeing your quilts. Thanks. Kay H

Karen Potts
Karen Potts

May 28, 2017

TV programs mainly

Raewyn
Raewyn

May 28, 2017

Lovely pattern Sharonand thanks for the chance to win it! I do like to have company while I sew…sometimes it’s just the radio…over the last little while it’s been Downtown Abbey or Outlander on DVD :-)

Julie T
Julie T

May 27, 2017

I usually listen to music while quilting.

Karlene White
Karlene White

May 27, 2017

I love these scrappy baskets! If I am piecing at the machine or stitching at my antique floor frame, I’m listening to oldies music. if I’m hand piecing or stitching in the hoop, I’m usually watching TV. thanks for this opportunity!

Jean
Jean

May 27, 2017

My favorite basket quilt, the colors are perfect!

Valerie
Valerie

May 27, 2017

Love the look of this quilt. Love the fact you can use scraps to make it. I have lots of scraps saved.

Gayle Burton
Gayle Burton

May 27, 2017

I know a lot of people watch TV while quilting, but I prefer to listen to audio books – usually one a week which really adds to the amount of reading I consume in a year! Love it!

Bonny
Bonny

May 27, 2017

I listen to Tommy James and the Shondells music!
Just keeps my creativity flowing and my seam ripping not so bad!

Colleen McLaughlin
Colleen McLaughlin

May 27, 2017

Always have CNN on the TV. I’m a news junky. LOL

Jan Martin
Jan Martin

May 26, 2017

I love so many of your quilts, including this one. I have just enjoyed your making circles video and looking forward to more of the same.
I enjoy listening to audio books with my ipod hooked up to speakers while I quilt or iron – was doing this one day when the book I was listening to came to a bit of an unexpected sensual moment, just as my young teenage son was walking past. I have never reached for the pause button more quickly.
Thank you for creating and inspiring, long may it continue. :-)

Donna Hanneman
Donna Hanneman

May 26, 2017

I quilt “quietly” because I need to concentrate on what I am doing!

Melody Lenart
Melody Lenart

May 26, 2017

I love the scrappy basket quilt. Baskets are one of my favorite to make. I watch TV but get distracted thinking about all the projects awaiting my attention. I would love to have your Scrappy Basket to add to my to do list.

B from Canada
B from Canada

May 26, 2017

The basket pattern is one of my favourites. Done is scraps makes it that much better.

I don’t listen to anything when I’m doing something that requires concentration. I find even music to be too distracting.

Thanks for the opportunity to win a beautiful pattern.

B from Canada

Diane
Diane

May 26, 2017

I listen to podcasts, eg Pat Sloan’s quilt related podcast, or cooking, or science, plus many others.

Beth T.
Beth T.

May 26, 2017

It varies. Some days I open the window and listen to the birds chirp, or enjoy the silence. Other days I like to quilt with familiar tv shows on in the background; something I can pay scant attention to, but can follow along with because I’ve seen the episodes before.

Marilyn Jordan Fraser
Marilyn Jordan Fraser

May 26, 2017

Love your quilts! When I’m quilting, I usually like to listen to a Christian radio station in the States called K-Love.

Beth
Beth

May 26, 2017

I enjoy listening to podcasts from NPR… currently Serial Season 2. Sometimes my quilting distracts me and I have to go back and play it again. ?

Tonya Reichard
Tonya Reichard

May 26, 2017

I usually listen music or have the tv playing in the background.

Susan Spiers
Susan Spiers

May 26, 2017

I like to listen to the news in the morning and evening on TV-the rest of the time I prefer silence! Thank you, Susan

KatieQ
KatieQ

May 26, 2017

The basket quilt is lovely.
I listen to Jane Austen videos while sewing. I have seen them many times so I don’t have to pay much attention. Hearing the witty dialogue is almost as good as sewing with a friend.

Patti V
Patti V

May 26, 2017

I listen to 70’s rock music from Directv mostly. It’s up beat and I know most of the songs.

Susan Nixon
Susan Nixon

May 26, 2017

Most often it’s classical music or Big Band era 40s on Pandora, but sometimes I listen to BYU devotional speeches. If I’m doing handwork, I might be listening to old Star Trek episodes! Thanks for a chance to win this lovely pattern. I’m a great fan of basket quilts, and this one is a beauty!

Fran Bianchi
Fran Bianchi

May 26, 2017

Basket quilts are my favorite and yours is
calling my name! I usually listen to oldies
from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s. Love your patterns, thanks for a chance to win the
Basket pattern.

Debbie grisanti
Debbie grisanti

May 26, 2017

First of all, I love, love basket quilts, they are my favorite. When I am piecing my quilts I listen to Celtic music and when my eyes are tired I sit with a cup of coffee and puruv through my quilt mania books and dream off all the ones I want to do!!!

Cheryl Cargill
Cheryl Cargill

May 25, 2017

Last winter, I enjoyed reruns of Little House on the Prairie while sewing.

Lisa Simon
Lisa Simon

May 23, 2017

I either listen to audiobooks or to quilty podcasts.

terry
terry

May 21, 2017

Love the basket quilt – especially love the way you used the stripe fabric. I listen to books on tape while in my sewing room and usually go through several books a month.

Greetings from So. California – USA

Diane Rincon
Diane Rincon

May 20, 2017

Your quilts are lovely and I would love to have your way of putting fabrics together. While sewing I usually “watch” recorded tv. Sometimes, I just enjoy silence though.

Clare
Clare

May 20, 2017

When I`m making a quilt while cutting out things need to be quite as don`t want to make a mistake or cut myself. Once that`s done I sometimes watch TV or a video of my patchwork ones. I do like talking books as well. Mainly sew when family out.
I love basket quilts and one day with my scraps I will make one as your`s is lovely. A great way to use the scraps up before adding more to the pile :)
Thank you for this chance in your give away.
Happy Stitching

Janet T
Janet T

May 20, 2017

I listen to oldies 60’s ish music, and blues. Sometimes I listen to mindless TV if my ipod needs charging. My mind wanders too much while I sew for me to watch a movie or listen to a book.

Joyce royse
Joyce royse

May 20, 2017

I love your scrappy basket quilt. I like to listen
To Van Morrison when I’m studying, writing or quilting.

Ofelia Keller
Ofelia Keller

May 20, 2017

That is an amazing basket quilt, scrappy in my kind of colors, perfect, love it!
I listen to music!! From country and fifties to “plancha” music! Thank you!!

bonnie larson
bonnie larson

May 20, 2017

I prefer quiet while I am sewing. love the pattern. thanks for sharing

Patty Pfeifle
Patty Pfeifle

May 20, 2017

Wow, I love the basket quilt…….and its all pieced….great!! The quilt is awesome. When I am quilting, I usually have the TV on just for noise. I don’t watch anything, but hear all the news of the day.

Donna W
Donna W

May 20, 2017

I listen to my IPod, which has many types of music on it. I like the variety of it. Or, I might have the TV on and listen to news, crime stories, home remolding or maybe rewatch a Hallmark movie. I sometimes get sidetracked with whats on TV, but that’s OK. I just spend more time in my sewing room then.

Charli Thompson
Charli Thompson

May 20, 2017

I usually listen to recorded tv shows. Of late, I sew in silence just listening to the birds and outside sounds.

Charli Thompson
Charli Thompson

May 20, 2017

Thanks for the opportunity to say Thank You for inspiration and fun! I listen to TV shows that ice recorded. My DH says I listen to TV. Lately I burn a candle and sew in silence listening to the birds and outside sounds.

Cathy
Cathy

May 20, 2017

I binge watch my favorite TV Shows. My favorite is NCIS.

Annette Crain
Annette Crain

May 20, 2017

This basket quilt is simply charming! I have always wanted to make a basket quilt…
I love to watch Investigation Discovery or History channel while I am quilting…..

Jane Sheppard
Jane Sheppard

May 20, 2017

I listen to books on tape as I cut and sew. Lovely quilt.

Becky Herron
Becky Herron

May 20, 2017

Happy Quilting from Kansas USA. Basket quilts are one of most favorite quilt patterns. I can just imagine quilters of the past getting excited to design a quilt with lovely baskets of all kinds. When I am working on my quilt projects whether hand applique or machine piecing, I love to listen to National Public Radio. Keep up the great work.

Sue H
Sue H

May 20, 2017

I find I can’t do too much while I’m piecing …. too much concentration going on!! Hahaha! Listening to an audio book is totally out of the question. What I usually listen to is: 1) country music; 2) sports on TV, in particular St. Louis Cardinals baseball or any of the major tennis tournaments; or 3) just total, lovely piece (intentional!) & quiet, alone with my thoughts and the wonderful process of piecing a wonderful project!

Maureen Mackie
Maureen Mackie

May 19, 2017

Sometimes I listen to talk back radio, but what I really like to do is sit in silence and let my mind wander and just enjoy the moment with needle and thread

Diane
Diane

May 19, 2017

I usually listen to the news while I quilt.

Karen rands
Karen rands

May 19, 2017

I love this quilt.
When I sew I get in complete relaxation mode
I listen to Enya or Bond and burn a relaxing scented candle. It just makes the time more precious.

Edith Gorzo
Edith Gorzo

May 19, 2017

Your quilt is wonderful, I really like the scrappy look of it. I either listen to T.V., or now that I finally entered the 21st century, I have started to listen to my “new this year” MP3 player that I have been downloading music to. Lol. I also occasionally listen to Sirius Radio as well. Thanks for the draw.

Helen Salazar
Helen Salazar

May 19, 2017

Love your blogs! Hello from USA

Joy Wyatt
Joy Wyatt

May 19, 2017

Soothing background music.

Rita Nichols
Rita Nichols

May 19, 2017

I like to listen to classical music or audio books.

Debbie grisanti
Debbie grisanti

May 19, 2017

I would love to win this pattern! I absolutely adore basket quilts, they are my favorite. Your finished quilt is gorgeous, love it. Thanks for a chance to get your pattern.

Renay Hagood
Renay Hagood

May 19, 2017

I listen to country music on the radio or I will listen to oldies on my cd player.

Shaun
Shaun

May 19, 2017

I love scrap quilts and your Scrappy Baskets quilt is perfect. I would love to know what technique you used to make the half square triangles? When I’m piecing a quilt I like to play a movie I’ve seen before so I don’t really have to watch it much just listen, I also listen to music.

Theresa Taylor
Theresa Taylor

May 19, 2017

I tend to play country music when I am sewing.

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