Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Scrappy Spool Plan?

I've decided to sew my spools into sets of four to make 6.5" blocks.
I will be able to make 68 blocks using the spools I have already made.
Since these were a leaders and enders project, I was a little sloppy with my "flippy corners".
That means I'll have a lot of squaring up--ack!


I'm hoping to get them put together to a size appropriate for a QOV.
 I'm not sure if I will set the blocks in rows with a border..... 

or set them with sashing to add some width and length.
My box of spools will be going with me to a retreat later this month, so I have a long way to go before making that decision!


Linking with Scraptastic Tuesday HERE

7 comments:

  1. I like this setting for your bow ties :-)
    Have fun on your retreat!

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  2. I thinking sewing four into a block is a smart idea. Easier to make the whole thing come together later on. I may try that with my windmill blocks, if I ever get enough for a quilt. : )

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  3. Looks like the blocks are lining up pretty well so far. It will be fun to see what your final choice of settings will be.

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  4. Great idea to make them into larger blocks Karen and I think they will make a great QOV project! Christine x

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  5. Love your spool blocks! They will make a wonderful quilt.

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  6. Either way it will look good I'm sure. Thanks for linking up to #Scraptasictuesday !

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  7. Looks like you are having fun!!! ENJOY!

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