September 4, 2012

{nearing the end}

of the completion of all of my fwqal blocks. yay!
while i admit i tend to love these blocks when they are done, the constant "are they done yet?" has been a little overwhelming. the encouragement from the flickr group has kept me going. i even {think} i have a plan for layout and background. i'm motivating myself to make sure i have all of the blocks done before i move on to planning out the quilt top. {baby steps}

43 {garden path} 
i didn't even realize this one was loaded with Y-seams until i was sewing them. i'm rather pleased with the result.
50 {honey's choice}
68 {postage stamp}
79 {silver lane}
90 {storm signal}
95 {temperance tree}
102 {whirlpool}
104 {wild geese}
107 {windblown squares}
109 {windows}
110 {wood lily}
this brings me to 99 total. whew! now to figure out just how big i want to make it. until then....

6 comments:

  1. Wow! Nice job! (And, with three boys in tow... Incredible!)

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  2. gorgeous blocks. why does your garden path block have y seams? the only block i did with y seams was homemaker. i think garden path can be built up with little pieces into an eventual 4 patch. those stinking bias seams makes it very challenging, though.

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  3. These are very lovely! Can't wait to see them all in your perfect layout

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  4. Very pretty blocks! It looks like you're nearly done (if doing in order).

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  5. I love your postage stamp block! All of them are beautiful - thanks for sharing!

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  6. This is going to be one AMAZING quilt.

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