Another day of hexie fun...

After sewing together 162  four inch hexagons yesterday you'd think I'd have had enough and would've just made a simple border, but no I was eager to try 1 inch hexagon flowers. I did only have to sew together another 28 hexagons to make 4 flowers for my corners which was a relief!

Swirling my seams

The four flowers
 I then appliqued the flowers onto a crosshatched burgundy and cream fabric that is used in the 4 inch hexagon quilt already.

Machine blanket stitch applique with Wonder Under
  I also decided to sew three long strips of leftover fabric together for the backing, which is done and ready to go, now I just need to buy some batting.

 I also need some red machine quilting thread as the all purpose thread I have been trying to use up is just about finished.
I am not showing the quilt top laid out in all its glory as I am saving that for the 'big reveal' when I have my turn at being featured in the Hexie Blog Hop next month.


  1. Eager to see that reveal! Nice job!

  2. August 28th I am scheduled for the hexie blog hop so the big reveal will be that day :-)

  3. Wow, those are tiny hexies! Can't wait for the big reveal! Thanks for sharing.
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  4. Those are so teeny and cute... love the reds too!


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