I’m sorting my 5″ Charms into ‘his’ and ‘hers’ piles so I can start working on the iSpy quilts for the kids for the camper.  Does it count as a WIP if I’m just in the sorting stage?  Sure…why not?

I’ve participated in a few charm swaps so far, and I know I already have enough squares for 1 quilt for Blue and 1 quilt for Pink.
5" Charms

Tonight I’m going to press and cut a bunch of the white for the sashing.

I’m going to use this pattern that I discovered on Carla’s Blog (Lollyquiltz).  Her original pattern was for 4″ blocks, and thankfully she added cutting instructions for 5″ blocks so I didn’t have to do the math!

Happy W-I-P Wednesday, everyone!
WIP Wednesday at Freshly Pieced
Oh, by the way…I dropped off the 10 Little Things quilt at the quilter’s ‘shop’ last night.  She said she should have it done around the end of May – she does a lot of stuff for the high school around this time of year.  She only meanders, nothing too fancy.  She also does it on a regular machine – not on a long arm machine.  I don’t care how she does it, I’m just glad she does!  Hopefully I’ll have the gift ready to give in mid-June!


About msminnesota

I'm a wife, mom of two (one blue, one pink), and I work full time. Our family loves to camp, and we're often on mini adventures during the summer. My fall/winter/spring/rainy day hobby is quilting. I started about 10 years ago, then put everything away when The Blue One was born. A few years ago a good friend decided to take up this 'hobby' and I've been back at it ever since. She's my partner in crime (A.K.A. 'the enabler'). I have no aspirations of becoming a quilt designer - I'm just not that good at geometry (I rely on my math major/computer programmer husband to help with piecing backs at times!). This little blog is my way of chronicling my quilting adventures. Occasionally I post about non-quilting things as well. Thanks for stopping by. Don't forget to say HI! IG: wannabequilter
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