these rocks don’t lose their shape. . .Cushion Cut

Shame that such a pretty cut gets such a bum-rap in the naming department – this is also the easiest of the three blocks so far – no y-seams! ย But really after the first two blocks, y-seams are a piece of cake now, eh? ย ๐Ÿ™‚

I’m really enjoying the ability to audition the fabric placement in EQ7. ย It takes the guess work out and is sooooo much fun. . .husband waiting to watch the next episode of ‘the Walking Dead’ but I need one more minute kind of fun ๐Ÿ™‚

Cushion Cut

I think my initial goal was to try a curvier cut this month, but I got drawn in by the fussy cutting possibility of this block – it just seemed perfect to showcase one of those girls who love their diamonds ๐Ÿ™‚

If youโ€™d like to give this one a try, click on this download file – DRGBFF – Cushion

Princess Cut post is here – these rocks don’t lose their shape – Princess Cut

Or if you would like to go back to the Heart Shaped cut you can find that on The Crafty Plannerโ€™s blog here. ย If you have some time it would be well spent looking through Sandi’sย blog, she has some fun podcasts available for your listening pleasure.

I also managed to finish my ‘zoo’ purse, I needed something cross body, light and big enough for our passes, a couple o’bucks, car key, wipes and a pull up. . .so I made the 241-tote and added an adjustable strap, invisible snap, one back zipped pocket and since there was a little bit of fabric left over I made Sew Sweetness’ little change purse – done!

Zoo here we come ๐Ÿ™‚

ifย you’re zoo bound, a sewing fiend or just chilling – enjoy your weekend ๐Ÿ™‚

 

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Categories: 2015 Finish, Amy Butler, Diamonds R Girls Best Friend Forever BOM, FOs, Noodlehead 241 Tote

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5 Comments on “these rocks don’t lose their shape. . .Cushion Cut”

  1. March 28, 2015 at 10:25 am #

    I hope you have a great trip to the zoo! The fussy cut panel in the center of this block is super fun. ๐Ÿ™‚

    • March 30, 2015 at 7:21 pm #

      she looks like a diamond loving girl, eh? ๐Ÿ™‚

  2. March 28, 2015 at 6:37 pm #

    What a fabulous block! Great choice of fabrics. Enjoy the zoo

    • March 30, 2015 at 7:22 pm #

      thx Carla, I’m having a lot of fun with this – I saw the pictures of the wedding on your blog – gorgeous!

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