Half a Hexie

On Saturday, I sat down with Doctor Who, cut into 3 yards of solid orange and blue, and taught myself how to make hexagons! I love this little guys! I find it so calming and relaxing to just sit and sew a straight little line. I’m planning on making this bigger and bigger until I’m tired of sewing these suckers together.

Earlier, I mentioned that I wasn’t sure if I was ever going to make anything of my Solids and Alligator flannel due to a fall out with the friend for whom this quilt was for. After a lot of thinking, I figured that continuing with this quilt will help in the healing process. Plus, if my friend and I ever make up, it will be ready and waiting for them.

These lonesome hexies wanted to say “hey!”

If I plan on making an entire quilt out of these hexies (which I’m guessing are about 2 inches), I’lll have to make a whole lot more! Cutting these thing out is so tedious to me… But I have Doctor Who to keep me company!

-Linking up to W.I.P Wednesday at Freshly Pieced

P.S. – Remember to check out the Blogger’s Quilt Festival over at Amy’s Creative Side! Nominations begin tomorrow (Nov. 1). Look for Butterfly Path (#388), we’re in the Best Categories of Throw quilt, Home Machine Quilted quilt, and Quilt Photographer.

P.P.S.- Happy Halloween!!!