This is the Roll Roll Cotton Boll mystery quilt I started along with so many others during the Holidays of 2010 and the beginning of 2011. This was as far as I got before I realized I'd made a mistake in my placement of the red and white half square triangles. My Roll Roll was… Continue reading Tackling a UFO (Unfinished Object!)
The String blocks are up next. This is a photo of what two string blocks sliced on the diagonal and then re-sewn back together will look like. We need 30 of these units for the quilt which means we have to make 60 smaller string blocks that measure 8-1/2" square. After I had completed about… Continue reading Quiltville’s Roll Roll Cotton Boll – Part 3,The String Blocks and How I made these in a jiffy!
Alright! Here we go! I know I've mentioned in a previous post that I had already dabbled in some of the clues to this mystery, so forgive me in advance if this post seems like a yawner. As a refresher, you can click over to Quiltville if you want to print out the clues and… Continue reading Quiltville’s Roll Roll Cotton Boll Quilt – Part 1 My Version
It has been three and a half weeks since I started the Carolina Christmas Mystery Quilt from Quiltville.com and I have to say I'm still plugging away at it. Lordy, Lordy, Lordy ... it is time consuming. Of this I am always fully aware, that is why I can appreciate all those beautiful quilts I… Continue reading Carolina Christmas Mystery Quilt Progress