Thursday, October 02, 2014

UFO and NewFO

So after the dismal failure of September's lack of UFO progress, I am reluctantly saying I will finish this darn old quilt this month. 
Hmmm... really? 
Am I going to work on it this month?
Yes, because I couldn't possibly humiliate myself two months in a row!
It will be done and done by Halloween!
To see more promises for finished projects, hop over to A Lovely Year of Finishes link up party.




And a new project report...
the new batik mystery by Bea is so fun! I have finished last week's step, which was to sew 32 square in a square blocks. 
When you trim those dog ears, look at the yummy  confetti bits left on the cutting board.



I put them in a cute little jar and call them "quilter's jelly"!
Caution... do not put on toast and attempt to eat. 
For visual enjoyment only!!

10 comments:

  1. That quilter's jelly might be good for you....if you need to increase the amount of fiber in your diet!

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  2. I was saving the little triangles from cutting out the hexes in a ball jar - it was so colorful next to my sewing machine.
    Good luck with your UFO progress this month. Pretty batiks.

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  3. Quilter's Jelly, you are making me giggle this am. I can't wait to see how you finish your UFO this month. Cheering you on!

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  4. Sometimes life just gets in the way!

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  5. Love that quilter's jelly. No weight gain on that, lol. Can't wait to see the mystery quilt when it is done.

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  6. I'm not a big jelly fan, but those little morsels would be very tempting :*) I'm pulling for you to get that UFO finished well before Halloween - you go girl!!!

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  7. Your UFO is a beautiful, beautiful quilt! I really like the border on it and know you'll get it done. Bea's mystery quilt along looks fun, love your blocks and.....jelly!

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  8. I do have a jar of that too but never thought of it as quilter' jelly. I love it! And it is SO easy to make!! Good luck with the UFO and NEWFO.

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  9. thanks for reminding me I seem to think I would have a go at the batik mystery must check out the blog and see what I should be doing!

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  10. Love the color in your NewFO! Batiks so so much fun to creat with.

    Good luck with your UFO goal this month!

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