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Thursday, August 12, 2010

Block #9 - Ann

I started this block way back in May. I had all but two of the outer sawteeth sections attachedd, when I trimmed off the orange on the seam line instead of 1/4" away. Rats! I had to take off and remake two orange borders and two sawteeth sections, and then put it all back together again. During that time I also had to make a baby quilt and finish a couple others. And I've still got two more baby quilts to finish so Nearly Insane progress will continue to be slow.

3 comments:

Tazzie said...

Ann, your block looks entirely wonderful! I'm so glad you've been able to share a block with us with your busy schedule. The fabrics are just wonderful.
Be sure to have a great week
*hugs*
Tazzie
:-)

Barbara said...

I can just imagine your frustation! The block looks great - I love the border fabrics.

Minka's Studio said...

I've made similar cutting errors on my projects, too, and I know how frustrating that is! Your fabrics and colors are great.