Wednesday, November 18, 2009

 Just thought you'd like to know.....  
I've been exposed! 
My cover is blown! 
He knows!  Yesterday he came back while I was sewing and stood there visiting with me and then IT HAPPENED!  
He finally asked me who I was making that quilt for!!!
!!!! PANIC !!!  Mind racing!!   
For about two seconds I thought about outright lying. 
But .... since time is running out (see that cute banner up there--there's just days left) and I hadn't come up with a good way to get the top quilted and binding sewn on without him knowing anyway..... I decided to just own up and spill the beans. 
Whew!! 
Glad that's over so now I can get on with it and sew openly.

Here's the blocks all set together.....
Once I started setting the blocks together and after almost having all of them done.... I realized I hadn't been paying attention to the blue squares.  They needed to rotate every other block to make the correct pattern using the blue stripe.  So .... after froggin' (a lot) I finally had then sew back together. 
Now I'm working on the borders.  I do have the first one already attached.  There will be another 5 to add yet.
More pics to follow.....

5 comments:

  1. Well you gave it a good try Linda. It's so hard to do secret stuff when they are hanging around all the time LOL. Sorry you had to do so much frog stitching...bummer.

    Crispy

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  2. Well, did he like it? I do - it is beautiful!

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  3. Yes Christmas is getting close so go to Etsy and hit the $5.00 sale for details go to my blog. Thanks

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  4. The quilt is beautiful, Linda! What does Don think about it? It's pretty hard to keep a secret like that from someone you're with all the time.

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  5. I really like this quilt and hope Don does too!

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