I have laid the machine appliqueing of baskets aside for a bit before I, myself, turn into a basket case!
In the meantime, I picked up a BOM I started back in January 2014. The quilt is called Civil War: Peace and Unity designed by Sarah Maxwell and Dolores Smith; the last in a series of quilts commemorating the 150th anniversary of the civil war.
Although I had all the 20 (yea you read right) Court House Step blocks done, I sort of put it away not even planning on completing it. I gave up on this quilt!
But, I kept it all in a plastic bin, sort of "in waiting." I even thought of just piecing the court house step blocks into a small quilt top and call it a done deal!
It wasn't until the Shoppe Troll, aka Nancy, completed her quilt and I was reminded how gorgeous it was. Then, I fell in love with the quilt all over again, vowing to complete the top ... some day!
Well, "some day" came and I pulled it out and started working away on the twelve (12) different blocks. Voila! The pile of blocks!
Guess what I'm working on today!
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