Thursday, 29 March 2018

BIG OOPS!


              I have completed the 2nd EPP fussy cut block for the back of the folder I am making.

 
The next step is to needle turn both blocks to some background fabric which is a border fabric with a vertical pattern.  This fabric is fussy cut into 8 large triangles.
 
 
4 of these triangles make this. ( I have not stitched them together yet).
 
 
Here's the problem.... there is much more fabric than pictured above yet I still only managed to cut 6 triangles with the repeat pattern. I could not work out how to get 8 no matter how I tried. So, now I am hoping that Sandy has some of this fabric left to make the 2 triangles required to complete this project.  Fingers and toes crossed. Why oh why do I keep challenging myself with this fussy cutting ?
 
Hope you have had more success with your stitching.
 
Angel Blessings.

6 comments:

  1. How annoying. I hope that you can get the extra fabric.

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  2. oh dear Ondrea fingers crossed Sandy has more of that fabric,i am really liking what you are doing though Ondrea ,keep going i think you will be very happy once its finished my friend xx

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  3. Hope you can get more Ondrea...looking lovely though x

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  4. Love the block pick...... Hopefully Sandy should be able to fix you up......

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  5. Don't we always have such great ideas and worry about the details later? Hopefully you will get your hands on more of that fabric!

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  6. Oh bugger! I really hope you can get some more of the fabric Ondrea... fussy-cutting creates such a beautiful look but can be tricky that's for sure.

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