So last week I finished my blocks on Monday night but didn't get around to posting them until Friday as our life went upside down on Tuesday (see previous post). So this week I was determined to get them finished and posted today. These last two blocks were a blast!
Here is my Block #15. I am so happy with it. I just love all the crisp points. I have always loved this block and I really like the fabric with the words. It is just so fun!
And here is the last block, #16. It is actually a little different than Amy's. I followed as I should all the way to the last seam and then somehow I sewed the wrong sides together. When I opened it up to iron it I was totally surprised to find I had messed up somehow, but then after looking at it I decided that I really liked it and that I would just keep it that way. (I really didn't want to unpick either :)
And here they are all together. I rotated these around for about a half an hour trying to find just the right layout that had balance and yet creativity. I am pretty happy with the outcome. I can't wait to start sashing it. This is so much fun! Thanks again, Amy!!
They look great! Your second block kind of looks like two crabs fighting. I think the sashing will really set off your blocks next week also. I'm excited to see how it looks all finished.ReplyDelete
G-O-R-G-E-O-U-S ! ! !ReplyDelete
Your block are so fun! I love how everyone chooses fabric so differently. the more i watch other people the more i think my choices are safe. i not to brand out. I'm working on it though. Today ismy catch up day. i am behind on this quilt along,checking on others inspires me to catch up.ReplyDelete
Oh this is going to be NICE ! Now I wish I would have used Christmas fabrics !!! the block you ' messed up ' is lovely !ReplyDelete
I love the Christmas fabrics ...it's going to be a beautiful quilt!ReplyDelete
Your blocks look awesome!! I cant wait to see it finshed! I like the look of your last block too!! in things like sewing and knitting its not a mistake, its creative design element :)ReplyDelete
Love your layout!ReplyDelete
Your layout looks great. You did a nice job with this week's blocks. That last one was a puzzle. A good brain workout:)ReplyDelete
Beautiful! I love how it's all turned out! Can't wait to see it all sewn together!ReplyDelete
So cool. I can't wait to sash mine as well. Can't wait to see yours finished.ReplyDelete
a really fun little collection of blocks. :)ReplyDelete
Great Job! I have fallen way behind on my Christmas one. I'm only halfway through week four! Time to play catch up.ReplyDelete
That is going to be so much fun to curl up with on Christmas while your kids are opening presents! They look so wonderful!ReplyDelete
OHHHH! I love these!ReplyDelete