Thursday, January 7, 2016

January OMG {One Monthly Goal}

Since A Lovely Year of Finishes has ended, Heidi at Red Letter Quilts has created a new incarnation of the goal setting party called One Monthly Goal -- OMG for short!

This month my OMG is to put together the top for my Midnight Mystery Quilt!

Here's what my finished block looks like!


I actually have a lot of extra fabric, so I am considering making a few more blocks to make it rectangular instead of square -- I would need three more blocks to do that and I'm pretty sure that I can do that with what I have left. I am going to lay it all out and look at it for a few  days to be sure!

Here's Cheryl's diagram of the finished quilt!


Linking up with OMG!

6 comments:

  1. So, I had this wild idea to either make more blocks or add some borders to get this baby up to queen size...but I just don't think I have the fabric to support it, and I don't want to buy more but I really like mine and want it for my bed...ugh. TOO HARD. That being said, I LOVE your blocks, I'm excited to see your top finished, and this OMG business is awesome.

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  2. Haven't heard of this goal setting party so I'll need to check it out. I'm working on my mystery quilt as well. I planned from the beginning to make mine a queen size (so I had to peek to make sure I had enough fabric). I have a lot more blocks to put together!

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  3. This is my goal for the month as well, except that I've got TONS of catch-up to do to get to this point :D They're great looking blocks, aren't they?

    I'm not sure I'd want to cut/sew that much more fabric for it, but I can so see the value in making it rectangular - I always prefer rectangular quilts over square ones.

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  4. Love your blocks! I am a little behind (no, way behind) on the Midnight Mystery! I'll make that my February OMG! Can't wait to see yours come together!

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  5. Love how your block turned out. I'm behind on this one, but hopefully will get caught up before the final linky party in March.

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