Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Snowman in the Cabin Blocks Done!





My 9 Snowman in the Cabin Blocks Done!

I have enough blocks now for the wall hanging that I have planned.


These smiling faces were waiting for me when I got up today.

Last night I did the hand sewing of the button eyes and details.

Sewing the embellishments on before finishing the piecing does mean extra care while sewing and pressing, 



but I enjoyed seeing that cute snowmen faces while I worked.


I lined up my blocks and sewed one round at a time.


I trim and square my blocks after each round.


I find this keeps my blocks looking square and to size.

Here are my last nine blocks:



Block 4



Block 5



Block 6



Block 7



Block 8



Block 9

I had a lot of fun making these blocks!



I am going to study the placement and layout on my design wall for a day or two
to see if I want to add sashing and to decide on my outer border fabric.

Hope to be quilting it by the weekend.


6 comments:

  1. So very cute, I have to do this!

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  2. These snowman faces are so whimsical!

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  3. Sew cute. I want to do but I HAVE to finish up at least a few of my current projects before starting anything else no matter how cute.

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  4. This is so adorable. I love the snowman with earmuffs peeking up in the block. Nice of you to show us how you are putting it together. Hugs, LJ

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  5. very taken with this wall hanging so many wonderful expressions and love it

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  6. SO adorable Ms Pat! Brings a smile to my face every time I see it.

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