Finish Up Friday —- Grow Your Blog Party.

Well, I was so excited about sewing the hexagons earlier that I didn’t notice that I stitched the rows wrong until after they were pieced.  So I’ve been putting off cutting out more hexagons. Ahhh!! Plus I dImageidn’t have quite enough fabric left.  Well I took all the hexagons with the precut foundation templates fused and turned, apart, Ironed and recut.  I have just enough to  remake my block.  Yeah!   Plus since this was such tedious job, I watched a few episodes of the Quilt Show on line.   That made it quite a fun day.


Valentine’s Day!  Have not done a thing.  Not even a card.  My husband is going to the ballgames tonight to watch some of his students play.  I am going to quilt and finish up the veggie soup.  Tomorrow we might go out to eat.

Grow Your Blog Party !!!!!  I will be drawing late this evening and posting the winner of my Nifty Fifty give-a-way.

I will also finish hand sewing the binding on my mug rugs for the Quilting Gallery Mug Rug swap.  My daughter likes them so much I have to make a second set fro her.  I won’t post until my exchange partner gets them.


Above you can see the size of the 2″ dolls compared to my keyboard. I’ve been slowly satin stitching the Matryoshka dolls.  Now I really wish I had done the blanket stitch on them.  I am debating on whether or not this would be okay.  I was thinking as long as the dolls in each square were appliquéd the same it would not matter.   Any opinions?E blockresized


4 thoughts on “Finish Up Friday —- Grow Your Blog Party.

  1. Hi, its Jessica from Noguchi Designs, I’m trying to reach you but cant find an email, you have won my grow your blog giveaway. please email me to claim your prize.
    Thanks sew much Jessica


  2. I love these! I like them the way you have done them rather than with a blanket stitch. So little and perfect. I’m looking forward to seeing the finished quilt. btw, I found your blog while visiting the GYB hop. I am on blogger so I’m not sure how to follow you, but am adding you to my blog roll so I can see when you have a new post.


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