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What Are You Working On Now?   General Discussion

Started 11/19/17 by MarciainMD; 852377 views.
Suze (casuzenn)

From: Suze (casuzenn)

Dec-5

super! I would not be able to cut those points  off either.

Cathy (cacnurse1)

From: Cathy (cacnurse1)

Dec-6

That quilt will be great.  You always find a workable solution.

Cathy (cacnurse1)

From: Cathy (cacnurse1)

Dec-6

Beautiful job.  This is one of my favorites of your quilts.  Lots of work but worth it.

Cathy (cacnurse1)

From: Cathy (cacnurse1)

Dec-6

Finished another small charity quilt top.  Found the scrappy blocks in my stash.  Don't know where they came from but I know that I didn't make them.  Now to quilt it so it can find another home.

Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

From: Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

Dec-6

Looks like a great way to use up those blocks.  AND another project will soon be completed!

latterberry

From: latterberry

Dec-6

Wow!! Win/win. Use up scraps and orphans and end up with stunning quit.  

good job!

How nice to sew up those pretty blocks and move them out of your UFO projects. Someone will love that quilt.

Finished all the blocks last night.  I was measuring and cutting the sashing when I realized.  Darn it.  I don't have enough of the black speckled.  Grrrrr.  I thought about not using sashing, but putting the blocks together with the seams will be much much easier with narrow sashing.  Fortunately connecting threads still has the fabric - it is a wide backing fabric that I had left from my Christmas quilt.  Fingers crossed that when it arrives it is close enough - you never know with black if they use the same base or not.  So I don't want to sew any of the sashing I've cut until I'm sure I won't have to change it.  Darn it.  I hate waiting.

So I am going to work on a pieced border - this needs something more than just a slab o border.  I'm thinking some more string triangles to make a sawtooth border, outside a black inside border - since I'll have plenty of the black.

MelRN

From: MelRN

Dec-7

Then you'll be mailing it to Indianapolis? :P 

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