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I am soooooo mad at myself

Old 03-08-2012, 10:45 AM
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Unhappy I am soooooo mad at myself

I had to refigure a throw pattern to make it a queen. I needed to have 60 1/2 sq triangles so I would have to cut 30 squares....not me I cut 60 squares of them not only to one fabric but with 2, any ideas on what to make with the extras, they are 6 7/8 squares. Not only am I upset over that but I could have gotten away with alot less fabric. I could have used that $ towards fabric for another project !!!
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Old 03-08-2012, 11:09 AM
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dont you just hate it when that happens?
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Old 03-08-2012, 11:14 AM
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Make another quilt with the pieces.
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Old 03-08-2012, 11:32 AM
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could you use them in a border?
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Old 03-08-2012, 11:33 AM
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I agree with bearisgray. Sew the pieces together like you did with the first quilt. Then lay out the squares in a totally different layout. Have fun with the layout and see what you come up with. You will be getting two quilts that way
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Old 03-08-2012, 11:34 AM
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I say just keep sewing them together like you are already doing and you will get a second quilt or a backing that is the same as the front.
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Old 03-08-2012, 11:58 AM
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Maybe you could make some throw pillows or a coordinating wall hanging to go with the quilt.
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Old 03-08-2012, 12:39 PM
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i'm sure we've all been there. there are so many wonderful patterns that use hst's. keep browsing the pics here and on the net for the one pattern that will fit your fabric/colors.
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Old 03-08-2012, 12:44 PM
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Opps! We have all been there. They will make a beautiful quilt so there will be not loss.
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Old 03-08-2012, 01:34 PM
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Use them for the backing.
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