Thursday, December 10, 2015

five by five

I like to make little somethings for the new members at my church.
It's usually a couple of potholders and the church cookbook....
but this is for a young man who doesn't do much cooking.

I had fun piecing all those little 1 1/2" squares!

Little tiny pieces are SO wonderful!


The back of my little coaster did NOT come out as planned.
This is the wrong side of a lovely piece of blue/gold fabric.

When I realized my mistake....
I decided to just GO WITH IT
and avoid the seam ripper.

No one will EVER know.




After all....
the back side will be hiding MOST of the time anyway!!!
;)

9 comments:

  1. love it and how sweet of you to do that. makes me want to dive into my scraps and sew even though I have a sky high pile of things to wrap and send off. LOL

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  2. Lovely - and I won't tell if you don't :p

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  3. how thoughtful to make little gifts for new members, I would enjoy a gift like that for sure

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  4. It looks lovely and I'll bet he will never know that it's the wrong side of the fabric on the back.

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  5. Great idea. Not wrong, just unexpected design outcome!

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  6. Fabulous use of those tiny squares....

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  7. What a lovely thing to do! No, no one will know.

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  8. This is such a cute idea for tiny squares.

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  9. VEry nice thought. Great Use of tiny scraps. I have found that many fabrics have backs as nice if not nicer than the fronts. Doubles your stash choices.

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