I’m so happy with my progress on my Hugs & Kisses on the Grand Canal quilt! I just need to finish up the letter X blocks and then I can assemble the top. Here are some progress pictures so far.
Snowballing the corners of the letter O center blocks:
Corner cut offs from the snowballed blocks. I’m going to use them to make a matching pillow, I think.
All of the HSTs prior to pressing and the cut offs again:
All of the HSTs after pressing:
Trimmings from all of the HSTs. I just love seeing a big stack of trimmings!
Top and bottom rows for the letter O blocks prior to pressing:
Top and bottom rows for the letter O blocks after pressing:
A completed letter O block:
All of the completed letter O blocks:
Chain piecing the HSTs for the letter X blocks:
Finished pairs of HSTs:
All the parts of the letter X blocks almost ready to be assembled:
I just need to press the top and bottom rows and assemble the letter X blocks and then I can put the top together. I put together this preview in EQ7 and I think it’s going to be so pretty when it’s finished! 🙂