I know you will not going to believe it, but I am struggling to make 2 more granny squares for my Do.Good Stitches circle. How can that be? Well, it is true.
I have to change from this tutorial to this tutorial when making these blocks and it is nothing short of melting my brain. I cut the little pieces earlier in the week so that I would have a quick and easy project for some night after work. A nice little colorful sense of satisfaction one evening. Wrong. So wrong. My block corners reliably look like this:
I tried to cheat and return to my tried and true tutorial. I scaled up the blocks a small bit to reach the requested block size and match the second tutorial's requirements, but still no luck. It's too small. Still, it will not go to waste.
I think I have sorted out the problem now so, once I regain the will, I will give them one more try. If I fail again, I might just end up sending the lovely Dolores a few bars of chocolate and asking for her forgiveness.
To not toss the sewing machine out of the window, I was looking for a quick sewing fix to bring happiness. Instead I cut charm squares for the Japanese Charm Swap...
and pulled fabrics from my stash. I'm queen bee next month in the Modern Irish Bee. It is time to get things sorted, cut and packed up for the ladies. More on that next week....
Feeling a bit better now! I'll try to tackle that granny again tomorrow. She's putting up more of a fight than I expected :)
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