Saturday, July 19, 2014

Benjamin Biggs and a new toy



Blocks six and seven the  latest blocks for the Benjamin Biggs quilt.


All my blocks together.  I really think I need to invest in a new camera or better lighting because the fabrics don’t seem to look their best in these pictures.



I also discovered a new tool which I hope will make squaring up all these blocks a little easier.  It’s Karen Kay Buckley’s Perfect Adjustable Square.  I haven’t tried it yet so I can’t give an opinion on how well it works.  I am hoping it will take some of the fear I have about squaring blocks away.
Here’s hoping you find some time to stitch today,
Nancy

7 comments:

  1. It's coming along, Nancy and your blocks are gorgeous!! That tool looks pretty neat!! I am stitching today - a Kaffe strip lap quilt!!

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  2. I am interested in your opinion of the square up ruler once you give it a try.

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  3. Six and Seven are 2 more stunning BB blocks! I really like those yellow roses for the corners. It lends a beautiful secondary pattern and color design to your quilt.

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  4. Los bloques se ven preciosos!!!
    y la regla!! ya nos contaras parece muy interesante
    buen fin de semana

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  5. Two wonderfully done blocks! Anxious to hear more about the squaring up ruler.

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  6. Your blocks look lovely together! Thanks for the tip about the adjustable square - what a great idea :)

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  7. These are lovely, Nancy - I must get back to mine. Thanks for sharing!

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