Monday, February 09, 2015

Design Wall Monday



On the design wall/cutting board today is a new project for Valentine's day. This is the Temecula Quilts sew along called Hugs and Kisses
I haven't yet finished the Valentine's quilt they posted last year (click here to see it) and here I am starting another one *sigh* 
But it's just a small quilt, so it doesn't really "count" as a new quilting project. It counts as using up scraps. How's that for rationalization?!
So far we have made 6 kisses (9 patch) blocks and 6 hug blocks. The cutting took way longer than the sewing. 



The next step will be posted today, so I am hopping over now to see what to sew next!

To see more design wall postings, visit Patchwork Times.

9 comments:

  1. using scraps always counts because it is hard to use them all up

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  2. Ahhhhhh....... so cute! Love the chocolates along with the nine patch!! Did they survive long after taking the picture?

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  3. Too Cute. I see fussy cut little hearts in those Hugs blocks. Chanting must resist...must resist...

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  4. Love the little fussy-cut hearts in all of the block centers--no wonder the cutting took so long.
    Good thing you have those chocolate weights on hand to keep your blocks in place. : )

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  5. cute hugs and kisses and so low calorie! I'm trying hard to not start new things now. I've succeeded pretty well too. But, I have a charity quilt calling my name.

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  6. Very cute little blocks. You've finished a few things this year, so starting something new is a good reward.

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