Well I am enjoying my own private Christmas Quiltalong extension sessions!
I started to measure up my rectangles for trimming, but after finding the first half a dozen were the right size anyway, I stopped again. I'll have to do that job at some point, but I wanted to crack on with the exciting part of getting the next set of blocks underway.
It turned into a bit of a production line with drawing the diagonals
Chain sewing into bunting
Cutting into triangles
And now I am starting to trim the blocks to size.
There is only one cloud on the horizon - you know that the very first instruction after cutting was 'Take the 3½”
x 3½” background squares and put them in a bag labelled Unit A'?
Well guess who can't find their bag labelled Unit A.
I think it's in one of the fabric boxes, underneath a mountain of ironing, and the best way of finding it is to do the damn ironing. Boo!
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