Wednesday, 19 August 2015

WOW: Trimming Oma

WOW=WIPs On Wednesday
I'm trimming my blocks to connect them to create my border for Oma's Blues. I'm finally a bit ahead of the BOM Schedule ( I need a drum roll I think), so this will be happening in Part 9 which is released Sept 15th.

What's Your WOW?


6 comments:

  1. have enjoyed watching your progress on this quilt! I recently finished one corner on the center block for the LE - I meant to highlight that photo on the thumb nails for the link today and hit the wrong one but the progress is on my blog

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  2. It's good to be ahead. That's something I rarely manage with my projects.

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  3. I need to get motivated and get things done! I was able to buy one of the cutting mats on a lazy susan from the members booth at our quilt show. I was in hopes someone would have the smaller rulers for sale, but no such luck there.

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  4. Wow! You have been speeding ahead!
    xx

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  5. I can't wait to see your Oma's Blues ready...
    My Oma's have to wait, first I must sew wedding gifts.
    Greetings
    Marle

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  6. Esther, I have a question about trimming blocks: after you trim do you reinforce the seam in any way? I've trimmed blocks before and they've started to come apart. Once I went around them with the sewing machine (but the edges stretched and I haven't done that again) and another time I used a needle and thread and overcast the seam a few times. I just wondering what real quilters to do (as opposed to me, the novice).

    Thanks!

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