Monday, July 29, 2019

Monday Making


The 'Twinkle Tree' was sandwiched, quilted and bound.  BUT, I think it looks a little blah so I will add some buttons and beads to liven it up.


The 'Lost Socks' has been put into a flimsy and needs to be sandwiched for some quilting.  Maybe this one will be a finish by the end of the month.


And I breezed thru the #2 Clue over the weekend for Kevin's two color mystery quilt along (button on the side bar).  The 4-patches need to be pressed, but not until it cools down.  I just pulled a lot of 1.5" white and w/w strips from that yellow bag and made strattas.  With  a new blade in the rotary, I stacked those 6 deep and sub-cut units that then were chained thru the machine lickety split.  I actually made too many strattas and too many 4-patches - I'll use them in something.  The 164 single 1.5" squares I just had to pull from my barrel system - no cutting.

Some handwork and simple quilting - an easy day,
Sewingly Yours,
Sharon

7 comments:

  1. The tree, that is a true beauty. I love it as it is, but some added fanciness will give it the " Sparkle".

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  2. Great tree and I love the socks!

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  3. The Lost Socks made me smile! The tree is pretty but I like the idea of some buttons. Hope you cool off soon!

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  4. Cute twinkle tree. Like the idea of buttons. Lost Socks is another cute quilt idea. Think I'll steal your sock idea for next year's rainbow challenge.

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  5. Lovely projects ready to be finished!
    I'm a bit behind with Kevin's mystery, but hope to catch up next week.

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  6. Love the lost sock quilt! Too fun. Wow you breezed through clue 2 of Kevin's scrappy quilt already?

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