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Rows Again

I got a few more things done today. I finished the Kids Will Be Kids rows and then sewed some together. Need to finish them and then add the borders and it will be ready to load on my HQ16 Pro-Stitcher which needs to be updated first. There's some good features that were added and I want to take advantage of them. Maybe I'll quilt a different one as a trial. You'll have to turn your head to look at it the correct way, not sure I can flip it now.

Got bored with rows of blue/brown and moved over to the Party Mints (boy) and did a few rows, just need to sew the rows together and add a border. I'll really be happy to see this one ready, maybe I'll quilt this one first.

Got bored of that and decided I wanted to sew some stratas so I started the Mystery by Lesley and sewed eight of them and cross cut them into 120 pieces. That was enjoyable and wished I had more to step has some. They are hanging in sets of 10 on the pegboard--all 120 of them. Double Delight's Unit A's are hanging above them.

All the while today, I've been working on Unit B of Double Delight and I have a few finished, but not nearly enough. After pressing and squaring these up, I'm going to move to Step 3 so I won't be so bored and I'll just come back and do a whole bunch more of each step. Need to look at some pink for awhile.

Well, that's it for awhile. I'm going to help move my daughter so I won't be around much. Have a great weekend!



  1. WOW - you have quite a few beautiful projects going on - no chance to get bored, that's for sure!


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