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Postage Stamp Charm Swap!

I’ve signed up to participate in the Postage Stamp Charm Swap hosted by The Curious Quilter! While I do not necessarily consider myself a beginning quilter, at least, not in that I’m clueless, I have actually made very few quilts, and don’t really have the stash to cut up and swap a couple hundred squares for the swap. And I am a complete newbie at doing postage stamp quilting! So I’ve joined in the Newbie Gift section, which is actually a gift to me. Hopefully, by the time one of the later swaps rolls around this year, I will be able to participate in an actual swap, but this will get me some squares!

I’ve signed up for 2 inch squares, because anything smaller seems suicidal – I’d never finish anything! I’d like to do a lap quilt, but may start with a simpler project like a tablerunner. We’ll see! In the meantime, I’m cutting stash scraps into squares as well! I’m trying to cut 3 of each fabric if I can – this is working well with my Rainbow Dear Jane fabrics, since I usually have plenty left over when I make each block. This will give me some to swap, and some to keep! Still need to get a box to store the squares in.


One Response to Postage Stamp Charm Swap!

  1. Glad you are joining the fun! And welcome to the world of blogging. Actually, if you have the fabric, I encourage you to cut 6-10 of each fabric. More to share, and you CAN have duplicates in a quilt if you are impatient!! Check out all the other PSQ goodness on my blog…

    – Mary, The Curious Quilter

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