What happens when you select your ugliest fabrics, invite four of your dearest friends to do the same, ask them to bring a small amount of something nice—and then hand a rotary cutter to someone who loves to cut (not me–I am definately cutting challenged–or maybe I just can’t read the numbers on the ruler correctly)?
Well, you end up with a large bag full of 2.5 inch strips that you sew end to end and then starting at the top sew them into one huge long row. It looks a mess–and is something that once started you must continue on to the bitter end. Here is my piece in progress. It is somewhere in the stack of tops to be quilted.