Block #11 The North Star IWYAMQA

This is my block #11, The North Star from the I wish you a Merry Quilt Along. The North StarI totally don’t like my block.  I saw so many beautiful blocks and I had something in mind,  but that is not how it turned out.  I am not a paper piecer usually and had to tear out multiple times.  Notice the threads everywhere?  I don’t currently have the patience to make another one.  I needed to stick with my snowflake themed fabric, but somehow, I sort of wanted it reversed, meaning that I wanted the purple on the outside.  Not much I am going to do about that now.  I will be interested to see what the final block looks like.  Not sure how I will put this all together, but I should be thinking about it.

Ohio State Buckeyes are the Big 10 champions, but sadly will not get to play in the national championship.  Thus ends our college football hopes for the year.  I am sure there will some kind of bowl game they get to play in.  Go Bucks.

watermark_2017-12-02-18-51-12.jpgHappy Sewing

Happy Quilting

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21 thoughts on “Block #11 The North Star IWYAMQA

  1. Doing a good job Lori! I also do not do paper pieceing! I know most quilters do to get perfect points, but I have learned through the years how to get the same effect with my piecing, BUT sometimes it takes time to do the ripping to correct errors. So I have learned to set the machine to a slow speed and be more careful and it does yield less ripping! LOL. You will have a very nice Christmas quilt!
    I am saving the pattern for next year!

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