Sunday, February 19, 2017

I finally figured it out after 50 years LOL

talk about a sllllllllllllow learner right?

after about 50 years I FINALLY
figured out that
I dont need to buy yardage of fabric
just little bits and bobs make me happy
I took a bunch of my 2 1/2 green squares
and cut them 1 1/2 wide. sewed them
into 2, 3, 4 and 5 strips
then ironed and trimmed the strip to 1 1/2
paired it with 1 1/2 strips of white
and voila~
a quick

what shall I do?

put some on the farm?
make some mugrugs?

who knows but as you can see
from the photo at top
I already have two more of the tree
portions ready to go

hee hee
just gotta cut the backgrounds
may make them scrappy too

thought of nieces
how about a purple Christmas tree mugrug?
I may be filling the gift box with some of these cute babies

the record.............

I AM working on the deer quilt
I have all the windows done and now need to cut my
black sashing and join the rows to make the center

yes miracles DO happen, right? LOL
maybe I just needed
a "walk in the woods" to clear my head

5 comments: said...

ROFL was the mention of the deer for my benefit so I would not give you a rough time? Cute tree.

Julierose said...

Love that little tree--I think it should go "On the Farm" definitely...I may have to steal some to add to my Christmas on the Farm" durn cute!! hugs, Julierose

barbara woods said...

stealing that idea to! If I have enough green that is

Rosemary Dickinson said...

Perfect for Christmas gifts! You could make yourself a table runner! SO many possibilities!

Kathy Grom said...

It is amazing what you can do with a few scraps.