Sunday, December 24, 2017

Oh Scrap! : String Cleaning

On the night before Christmas....
I hope to be doing a little more string cleaning!

When I do find time around the holiday bustle to sew, I have been working on piecing the rows on this triangle quilt.  Four rows are completed with six more to go.

And because I can't seem to work on just one project at a time, I am also sewing the leftover fabrics into a stack of these blocks.  A little bit of "String Cleaning" you could say!

I hope all of you are celebrating the holidays with lots of family and friends and making cherished memories.  May there be Peace and Love for all!


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    Karen - Quilts...etc. said...

    Merry Christmas Cynthia

    LIttle Penguin Quilts said...

    Those are pretty colors! I like the brown, orange, blue combination! Have a great Christmas, Cyndy!

    Jayne said...

    You will never let any grass grow under you!! Always a busy lady! Merry Christmas and I hope you find some time to relax and fuel yourself with lots of delicious food!

    Val's Quilting Studio said...

    Love both Of these projects. Merry Christmas!!!!

    Karen's Korner said...

    You do the most amazing things with scraps. Have a happy Christmas.

    PaulaB quilts said...

    Have a merry and bright and scrappy Christmas.

    Pamela Arbour said...

    Love the triangles and the strings. I love to see your string quilts.

    MissPat said...

    Do you have a set size you make your string blocks? You do so many so I would guess that you standardize so they will work together.
    I hope to get back to sewing tomorrow.
    Merry Christmas

    Lynn said...

    Merry Christmas and thanks for your blog throughout the year. Your triangles are an inspiration, lovely warm colours. With your strings, do you use any kind of foundation?

    Marsha Cooper said...

    I started string blocks with the soscrappy challenge but haven't worked on them for 4 or 5 months now. This has been making me sad. I have 2 more colors that I want to do then start putting them together quilt-as-you-go.
    Sure hoping to get started on that again very soon.

    Kate said...

    Hope you had a very happy holiday and got in some relaxing stitching time too.

    Marie said...

    Both beautiful projects - I particularly like the triangles. A belated Merry Christmas to you and yours and wishes for a wonderfully scrappy New Year!

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