Then, I will hand stitch a button in the center of each pinwheel.
There are 384 pinwheels in this quilt. I have a lot of buttons.
Hand stitching through all the seam allowances, fabric and batting ... it is a very slow process. I definitely need to wear a thimble.
I still think it's a good idea!
It's just going to take a little time.
I managed to use a few more pinwheel blocks on the back!
I am no longer "saving" fabric for some future WOW quilt. I love this fabric with the words and have had it for YEARS! It is now in a quilt.
1. I used 1536 half-square triangles that I have been "leader/ender" sewing FOREVER.
2. I used 10.5 yards of fabric to make this quilt.
3. NO fabric was purchased to complete this quilt.
4. Scraps and yardage are gone from the stash.
it's a fabulous quilt!!
Here's my first "Curiosity Quilted the Cat" block that I did not show in the last post.
I finally casted on a couple of toes. I'm attempting knee socks for leftover bits of sock yarn. At least that's my plan.
Sometimes a good idea really is a