Monday, July 23, 2012

Christmas in July: Happy Quilting

Happy Monday! I hope you all had a wonderful weekend :)

The second week of Christmas in July festivities kick off today. Have you met Melissa? She's the blogger behind the aptly titled Happy Quilting blog and a momma to five kids, and somehow she still finds time to sew! Today, she's sharing a fabulous tutorial for holiday strip quilt called Ribbons with us, full of bright holiday colors, not to mention quick and easy to put together!

Melissa's also hosting a super fun Tetris quilt-along right now that I'm having a hard time resisting at the moment. Such a fun idea! She also hosts a weekly link-up called T.N.T. Thursdays, encouraging all of us to Try New Things every week in our crafting. 

Today, along with her great tutorial, Melissa giving away a gift certificate to I Don't Do Dishes, so pop on over to check out her quilt and enter for a chance to win! Have a great day :)



  1. such a pretty quilt. that one would stay out all year even with those fabrics.

  2. Looks like a very dynamic quilt the way the colours and strips are set =D

  3. This is a Great Scrappy Quilt! Thanks for the Tutorial!


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