|My first hexies|
Those instructions showed me that I needed a lot more paper pieces. And, since paper pieces was having a special 25% off sale for the quilt along, I decided I should stock up on other pieces as well. Cause, have you seen this pillow from Aylin. Such rainbow texty goodness. Or this pillow in the making by Terri of Sew Fantastic? Gorgeous. So, with the sale and all, I had no choice. It was the right thing to do.
|Went to town at Paper Pieces|
Now, I'm a bit impulsive, and a procrastinator at the same time! Whoa?! So, literally minutes before we left the house to go to Nicaragua for 10 days, I quickly cut into a few fabrics to start my hexie project in Nicaragua. So it was not well thought out.
|Original 4 fabrics grabbed|
After doing a few hexies, and LOVING IT (except having to re-string the needle for each hexie, is there a better eay?), I decided to pull some more fabrics. Here's what I chose:
|Bundle to round out the first four|
And thinking I will do some kind of orange centers for the flowers. What do you think? All the same shade, solid, different color? Feedback much welcomed.
|With orange centers perhaps?|