Friday, February 12, 2016

Circa 2016

It's Friday!  Time for another Circa 2016 installation!
Here are my 28 hourglass blocks from last week's step. They aren't as scrappy as I would like because I used the traditional method of making QSTs (start with squares, draw a diagonal line and sew both sides of the line, etc.) which makes two identical blocks.
Total Circa blocks made = 44
Hop over to Temecula and see what we're sewing this week!

7 comments:

  1. You should have a trade partner to swap the duplicates with and then you would have a more scrappy look that you like so well.

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  2. Wait and see how the fit in the quilt. It might be ok to have two - one for each side of the design. Mine aren't the right size, I must have mis-cut them. I'll have to make more, lol. That doesn't break my heart. I love making Hourglass units. My Tucker Trimmer is my favorite ruler to trim them to size.

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  3. They look pretty just the way they are. Like the name Circa 2016.

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  4. That's how I like to make those blocks too. Yours turned out great.

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  5. I don't know why, but these look like they might be teeny tiny blocks too! (Print size??) Love your fabric choices and they look so well made too :)

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  6. Beautiful colors in your blocks.

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  7. nice repro blocks - great combinations

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