To tell you about what I have been working on for the last few days, I first have to take you back to this past July. Back to when I was making pillows.
Remember these? I made all those strips using plum, cranberry and lime and made two pillows.
Then for some reason I decided to also make Half Square Triangles. Lots of them.
The plan was to make a pillow using all HST’s. But somewhere in the eyeballing stage, my project went south. I hated it!! Just those two fabrics. Cranberry swirls and lime with tiny brown dots.
Boring!! And I couldn’t find any other fabric in my stash to jazz things up. So they sat.
Enter my new fabric into the picture. I so want to cut into them.
A couple of the designs I want to try have half square triangles. And then I remembered those already cut ones.
It’s been months since I thought about them. Now with fresh eyes I had an idea on how to make the HST’s interesting again. Turn them on point.
And add a third color. A solid. Which I rarely use. But I was thinking, I could do interesting things in that solid space when quilting.
More to follow. Stay tuned….