I do believe that if I spent all my waking hours for the next 6 months in the sewing room, I would still not get caught up with everything I need or want to do…. but then if I’d stay off Pinterest, maybe I would quit finding things I’d like to try. Ah such is life with a computer
Decided I needed to use up some scraps (maybe I should say “leftovers”). I received 3 sets of embroidered squares from Darlene H. from QFC (Quilters for Comfort) and she used Mylar in 2 of those sets. I decided I would use up some of my left over binding strips and made some 4 patch squares and came up with scrappy ‘filler’ blocks. Still need to quilt these:
I really love the owl set of designs. I normally work in sets of 10 but Darlene sent sets of 12 so a little different setting. I get creative with my own quilts but not so much when they’re comfort quilts.
And in this quilt:
I took some smaller pieces of fabric and cut them into 15” squares and just did stack n whack blocks. Took some left over 3½” squares and made the embroidered blocks into snowballs. The border fabric is some that I received when my sister-in-law passed and because it has color that matches some of the embroidery threads as well as the fabrics, I decided this was a good place to use it. The designs are Winnie the Pooh so lots of color..
Sew…. three quilts ready for quilting and I received two more completed quilt tops in the mail so make it now 5! I will get them quilted, then on to binding and done!