Friday, 1 April 2016

A tear? ... almost!

Having fun with my 365 Ultimate Sampler Challenge?

Nope!

I was doing the "Flower Basket" (March 7) and needed to cut off a piece from the square to make the triangle of the basket. 

This picture shows where it needed to be cut off. You know what's coming, right?  Right! YES I DID

cut it HERE instead!! WHY? OH! WHY?  Look at the mess.

If I had cut from this side I would have realized that I was NOT on the right side of the sewing line.


It took me the entire evening to do this one because I couldn't go to bed with that disaster in the basement, so I got the seam ripper out. I didn't cry!  I was very, VERY upset! at ME! Got the same fabrics out and started to cut the missing pieces. Only three were salvaged from the block. Then this happened.

Brats!! I know I am tired but I won't turn off the lights until it is done.


I did get it right eventually.

Even made one more (just to have the last word, you know)!   :^)
Here you have from 1 - 8 of March.

I love these two. Not perfect but done.  So "March-ing" on, I will go and I will have fun too! :^D


Having a happy dance with Sarah at Confessions of a Fabric Addict for "Can I Get a Whoop Whoop?"


Until next time ....

;^)


6 comments:

  1. Aaahhhh....! Ouch...! OMG ! OMG !!!
    Bon si ça peut te rassurer, ca nous est toutes arrivées ! Et tu t'es très bien rattrapé ..ouf ! :)
    Bravo Chantal !

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  2. Oh, no! And then it becomes a serial disaster, too, of course! I'm glad you finally got it to behave.
    I'm still stalled at March 10th, so you're about to get ahead of me. Good luck!

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  3. I feel your frustration. I am still on the beginning Feb. blocks...found it too stressful to make them daily. Are you going by her block placement suggestion, or are you putting them where ever?

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  4. haha.. its so frustrating cutting on the wrong side of the line... well done for persevering and getting it done!
    Hugz

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  5. Ooh that does sound frustrating. Glad you persevered and taught it who's the boss.

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