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Wednesday, October 1, 2014

AYOS Parade of Whit

First ...
Happy birthday to Carrie aka Miss Rosie's Quilt Co.
we adore you! And happy birthday to anyone else who shares this
day... (like me) and like Polly of Minick and Simpson!!!
I think of it as the official start of the holiday season!
Which includes pie!
That is my version of a birthday cake... PIE!
(just so you know)!

First again...
I know I was ready for the parade first thing this morning!
Well, I was ready to see it... and I am sure you were also...
the only problem was that I needed to create the post.
That took a little bit of time but here it is!

Here is a gorgeous assortment of Whit from
a wonderful group of bloggers!!!
Are you ready?
There is a lot to see!

I will start with my Whit! 
Isn't she cute with red polka dots?
I really enjoyed making this pattern... 
but 16 blocks was just enough for me! Wink!

This version of Whit was made by Patty using Elementary fabric by Sweetwater.

Linda from the Quilted Pineapple made this little beauty!

This is from Michelle... so pretty and dramatic with the black background!

Nancy (no blog) made her sweet two color version using Kansas Troubles fabric.

Nicole made a beautiful Whit just like the cover version so she could have one of her own.

Peg at Stitchin' Between the Lines blog created this beautiful blue version of
Whit! I do have to say, I favor this setting!

Sue made a beautiful Whit using gorgeous colors and two shades of grey background.
That was clever!

Here is a cutie little Whit made by Susan! (no blog)
So sweet! 

I love the drama here! Peg made this stunning neutral version!
(someone else had the same idea-- you can see it over on Sherri's parade)

Sue has a sweet little take on her Whit project. There is more about it on 
Wendy's post.

Her is Wendy's version of Whit. I love Sue's and Wendy's both!

Here we have an adorable version made by Mindy!
The wreath gives you a good clue as to size comparison doesn't it?

This beautiful version was created by Patti (no blog).
I love the colors!

Here is an extra sweet version of Whit made by Polly of Aunt Polly's Porch.
She is the queen of cute!

What's next?!?

Harvey by Miss Rosie's Quilt Co.

Harvey! Who can resist this one?
Well, I know some of you have an answer to that right now... but
really, there's time! I know you want to make it!!!

Okay, hop over to see the rest of the parade at Sheri's A Quilting Life, if you haven't already been there!
And also, stop back by tomorrow to see any of the quilts of Whit that were not shown today (because as much as I try... there is always someone who gets left out) but aside from that... there is
prize winner's tomorrow too!!!

30 friends stopped by to chat:

Kris said...

Happy Birthday my sweet friend!!!!! Eat PIE!!!!
XO Kris

Judy said...

Happy Birthday, Sinta! Pie sounds good! Love seeing all the different versions of Whit! Great job everyone! said...

Happy Birthday Sinta.......You have some awesome people to share your birthday with!

I went and checked Sherri's blog after checking your parade and I cannot tell you how happy I was to see all the pretty projects. One was more awesomer than the next....Everyone used wonderful fabrics and it was nice to see all 3 versions of the pattern used!

I'm already working on the October project since it's much bigger....

Thank you so much for starting up the parade......A perfect way to start October off!!!

Peggy in NJ

Jeanna said...

Merry Birthday Sinta!!!

I love seeing everyone's quilts...each one is so different!

Auntie Pami said...

I love Harvey! All the little whits are wonderful! I hope you have a great birthday too!

Linda said...

Happy Birthday, Sinta!!!

Patty said...

Happy Birthday!!! great parade - extra special with the diff pattern variations.

Susan said...

Happy Birthday!!! Today is my oldest son's birthday too. Lots of great people have this same birthday. Hope your day was wonderful! I really enjoyed the parade---beautiful little quilts!

Unknown said...

The Happy happy birthday!! Mine is in November always right at thanks giving. I never had a cake it was always pie!!! I do love pie tooi. The quilts are beautiful as always. It is so awsome to see the differences in everyone's. I didn't see what's up for next month, I will have to look back again. Mindy

Mary Caldwell said...

Happy Birthday Sinta!!! Beautiful parade everybody!

Gretchen said...

Happiest of birthdays to you!!!!!!
Have an extra piece of pie for me (I adore me some pie!!!)
Love this parade! Wonderful Whits!!

JoAnne said...

I know that putting together these blog posts is a lot of work. Thanks so much for doing it!! It is so much fun to see all the versions.

Polly said...

Happy Happy Birthday, dear Sinta!! Hope it was a great one with pie AND ice cream on top

Needled Mom said...

Happiest of birthdays to you! My dad always had pie for his birthday too.

The Schnibbles are absolutely delightful.

Dot said...

Happy birthday

Sandie @ crazy'boutquilts said...

Happy Birthday Sinta! I hope you had lots of pie! :-)

Just Sew Sue said...

Happy birthday. Lovely show again. why did I think Harvey was for November? I'll have to get the cutting done before my holiday or take it with me. :)

Helen L said...

Happy Birthday!!! HOpe it was a great one for you with lots of Pie!!! :-) Hugs, H in HEaldsburg

Hildy said...

Happy Birthday, Sinta!
Everyone's Whit is so gorgous one of the best parades ever:-)

Nancy E said...

Happy Birthday! What wonderful Whit quilts .... love seeing what others did with the pattern and the fabric they used!

Sherry said...

Love the variety and creativity of the projects. I do have my Whit fabric and pattern on my sewing table but I decided to make costumes for two of my grandchildren and have been distracted. I will get it done and plan to do the October project, pattern ready. Loved the parade!

Anonymous said...

Wonderful parade as always and so many variations! Happy belated Birthday today!

Shequiltzwitit said...

Great pattern, great color combos!!!!

Wendy said...

Happy belated birthday Sinta! Hope that pie came with a scoop of ice cream AND a candle! Great parade.

greg @ grey dogwood studio said...

Happy Birthday! Hope you enjoyed your pie! It was fun to see everybody's quilts - so many great variations. Thanks for hosting!

Huckleberry stitches said...

Happy birthday Sinta! Great parade! What is the quilt for next month?

Kim said...

Lovely Whit quilts. Hope you had a great birthday.

Dee said...

A belated happy birthday to you! Hopefully you had a wonderful day celebrating. I love the polka dot border on your Whit quilt. This one was a lot of fun to do and I loved that there were 3 versions to choose from. It's so much fun to see what everyone chose.

PunkiePie (Jen) said...

Great parade! Happy birthday! I hope you had a great day!

Corrie said...

They are all so different. Oh those flying geese have been busy. Happy Birthday Sinta!