This week's block was my final 12" block. It is so odd to switch from the tiny pieces in the 6" blocks to these (relatively) large pieces. I did decide to piece it on the machine since the seams would be longer and I thought the result would be better done by machine.
Here is the Welcome Block:
After sewing some "flippy corners" for units in the block, I sewed the triangles that you normally discard into half-square triangle blocks. I had some fun playing with what I could do with them:
Here are all of the blocks I've done so far in a virtual layout:
Won't be too long now and all of the blocks will be finished!
Here is Kim's block:
5 blocks designed......... - I started designing star blocks in the morning yesterday. This photo is daylight from west windows on a cloudy day. This one was designed after lunc...
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