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How I Spent My Weekend

This weekend was my church's General Conference (www.lds.org). That means spending the entire weekend lying around the house in my jammies listening to eight hours worth of wonderful, spiritually-uplifting talks. It also means a whole lot of crafting because there is no way I'm sitting and listening to eight hours worth of talks without something for my hands to do. I had quite the crafting conundrum this time around. My crafting to-do list is huge- but full of sewing projects. And, I just can't listen really well and sew at the same time. The sewing machine is just a little too loud. So, sewing was out. I tried knitting, but just couldn't get very excited about it. I tried papercutting (no, seriously) but didn't have the right supplies and didn't want to buy the right supplies. I finally decided on cutting fabric. Perfect.
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180 2.5 inch squares
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300 3.5 inch squares
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A whole heck of a lot of strips.
I'm still missing a whole lot of white 6.5 inch squares but those don't need to be cut until after the first round of blocks is finished. But, there it is- enough cut fabric for four twin size quilts. I'm really excited to see these become quilts. Just don't expect anything too soon. I've got to get back to that prioritized, regimented to-do list. Dang it.

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balloongal said…
Wow. It's crazy to see numbers like 300 and 150. It's just so many. Way to go.

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