So I did.
I grabbed the jelly roll named Hope Valley, fired up the computer, found Jaybird's post about the Hexagon Quilt Along and got busy. Old Red Barn hosts a different quilt-along every few months. I've been watching, but never joined in. Till now.
The Hope Valley fabrics are just old fashioned enough to be perfect for this pattern. I've been
No need to buy another ruler this time!
After sewing my strips together, I was ready to cut. I was really hoping that I wouldn't mess up my precious fabric. The HV charm pack kept staring at me from the shelf, hoping the same thing! Not to worry. It was easy. With a little swivel of the ruler my triangles were quickly cut.
Look how pretty they look all cozied up together! I'm ready for the next step. If you've been wanting to join a quilt-along, why not join me (and about a thousand other people)
Now if my Hope Valley friends will just keep it down over there, maybe I can get some sewing done!