Hampton Ridge

Hampton Ridge

Hampton Ridge

Block of the Month through Quilts in the Attic

Beginning October 2013 – September 2014

Will finish at 88″ x 88″ top and binding.

Blocks finish at 7.5″x 7.5″.

I was listening to Alison Rosen’s old podcasts “Within A Quarter Inch” and one of the early episodes went on and on about BOMs.  I’ve done BOMs with my LQS and never tried to do it through the mail.  But since we’ve moved I haven’t found an LQS I like yet and I miss the BOMs.  So at the Long Beach International Quilt Show (2013) I happened by Quilts in the Attics’ booth and found this BOM.  So I joined up.

The BOM fee is $32.95 per month.

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 1 Completed  October 14, 2013

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 1 Completed
October 14, 2013

This is a 12 month BOM.  I will get 4-5 blocks per month and each block will finish at 7.5″ x 7.5″ for a total of 41 blocks and a finished border.  For block 1, I mentioned on this post that I didn’t understand why we created a bunch of half square triangles instead of making flying geese pieced side by side.  The method used to make the half square triangles was interesting and was called in the instructions as “star single” half square triangle paper.  It is an interesting method that I’m going to use again (at least for the next few blocks) and will have more experience with it.

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 2 Completed  October 22, 2013

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 2 Completed
October 22, 2013

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 3 Finished  November 22, 2013

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 3 Finished
November 22, 2013

Excerpt from Manic Monday – 11/25/13

I also was able to get Block 3 of Hampton Ridge finished on Friday – day one of the retreat.  I’m still on track with this BOM because I haven’t received the November Package yet.  I am getting better at matching those points.  I didn’t match them very well in Block 1 and Block 2 was better but still not great.  I feel really good with Block 3 and it went together fairly easily.  I could have gotten it done quicker on Friday if I wasn’t bombarded with as many interruptions as I had.  But it was what it was and I’m happy with how it turned out.

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 4 Finished  November 29, 2013

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 4 Finished
November 29, 2013

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 5 Finished  December 7, 2013

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 5 Finished
December 7, 2013

Hampton Ridge BOM Block  6 Finished  December 13, 2013

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 6 Finished
December 13, 2013

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 7 Finished  December 21, 2013

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 7 Finished
December 21, 2013

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 8 Finished  December 30, 2013

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 8 Finished
December 30, 2013

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 9 Finished  January 11, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 9 Finished
January 11, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 10 Finished  January 17, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 10 Finished
January 17, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 11 Finished  February 9, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 11 Finished
February 9, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 12 Finished  February 17, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 12 Finished
February 17, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 13 Finished  February 17, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 13 Finished
February 17, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 14 Finished  February 17, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 14 Finished
February 17, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 15 Finished  February 17, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 15 Finished
February 17, 2014

 

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 16 Finished  February 17, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 16 Finished
February 17, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 17 Finished  April 19, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 17 Finished
April 19, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 18 Finished  April 19, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 18 Finished
April 19, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 19 Finished  April 20, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 19 Finished
April 20, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 20 Finished  April 20, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 20 Finished
April 20, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM Block 21 Finished  April 20, 2014

Hampton Ridge BOM
Block 21 Finished
April 20, 2014

Hampton Ridge Block 22 5/30/14

Hampton Ridge
Block 22
5/30/14

Hampton Ridge Block 23 6/1/14

Hampton Ridge
Block 23
6/1/14

Hampton Ridge Block 24 6/1/14

Hampton Ridge
Block 24
6/1/14

Hampton Ridge Block 25 6/1/14

Hampton Ridge
Block 25
6/1/14

 

Hampton Ridge Block 26 7/27/14

Hampton Ridge
Block 26
7/27/14

Hampton Ridge Block 27 7/27/14

Hampton Ridge
Block 27
7/27/14

Hampton Ridge Block 28 8/2/14

Hampton Ridge
Block 28
8/2/14

Hampton Ridge Block 29 8/2/14

Hampton Ridge
Block 29
8/2/14

 

Posts that mention this BOM:

BOMs – What am I getting myself into?

WIP Wednesday – 10/16/2013

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