Amazingly, today I finished all 192 4-patches!! Go me!! Below I'm chaining away .... it seemed endless at the time. But it went by pretty fast. I see in the picture my ironing mat is getting pretty nasty looking. I guess I'll need to cover that with some fresh muslin.
My finger got a little sore swirling the centers. I guess I press too hard. But it is amazing how fast things go when you get organized and do things consistently. I think I only fed one or two through the machine the wrong way and it made swirling much, much easier.
But here's the final results:
I hope I am able to keep up!! I'm anxious for Part 2 so I can get cutting!!
And since I was on a roll, I put the binding on a couple of quilts. One that I plan to give as a Christmas present this year, but here's a peak:
Not much given away in that picture!! Now I'm sitting with my puppy dogs, updating my blog and doing a little stitching on the Hexies. Tomorrow ... back to work.
|Mercedes, Harley, and Toby|
|Home Front Hexies|
Updated on 11/26/12: You can check out everyone's progress this week on Easy Street by clicking here: Easy Street Monday Link-Up 1!