Tuesday, March 24, 2015
March Moda Blocks (2015)
I reversed the values on the one on the left. The original block had white where the blue is and cream where the lighter brown is. The patches that are cream here were multiple different colors in the original. Since I'm working with just shades of brown and blues, I thought it would work better the way I did it. I'm sure it could have been done using the original value placement, but I opted for this way instead.
The one on the right was supposed to be paper pieced, but I did it with "flippy corners" instead of paper piecing.
So far, the machine is working fine, but I haven't really put it to the test yet. It was sewing straight stitches fine before I took it in. The problem was with decorative stitches. I'll probably be testing those out next.