I spent some time yesterday putting together my second Swoon block. And yet again, the seam ripper made an appearance,
|and yes, my iron leaked some blech onto my white background *sob*. thankfully a quick treatment of Grandmother's Quilt soap and we are as good as new.|
Now here's a trick that Kim showed us.
When you are assembling the blocks and take the 6.5 x 3.5 to make a flying goose unit, before you cut off the excess, draw another diagonal line,
Sew the 1/4 inch from your drawn line and cut.
You will end up with these little hsts. And once you sew them all together, you get a mini quiltie. (let's pretend I've done that part okay? lol) I might work these into the backing of this quilt. Or make something new; decisions decisions.
I'll be back later today for Quilt Monday. See you then.