Here are my 9 B blocks for Easy Street. I was very pleased to get these done.
UNTIL I looked closely at the blocks after taking this pic. I usually show pics of things I'm happy with. Not so here. SIX blocks not pieced correctly. SIX!
I hate unpicking.
These blocks are now waiting in a pile until next week. I'm sulking.
I have, however, finished my
Back to sulking. The Crib Quilt just wasn't sitting right. Lost points, wiggly blocks. This is for a hand-quilting class, so I want it to be nice and flat.
Last night I unpicked the 30 blocks and re-ironed, starched, and re-trimmed. Hopefully now they're nice and square. Sigh. I hate unpicking. I feel like I'm an expert at the moment.
Sewing along merrily- only to find this...
So many seams, I've pressed the main seams open. The seam intersection were very bulky. Any ideas- is pressing open OK? I tried twirling them at the intersections but it didn't want to work.
Sometimes I feel like nothing will go right.
Hopefully I've finished with the frog-stitching for now.