Monday, December 2, 2013

Celtic Mystery update

Today is less about getting ready for Christmas, although there was a whole bunch of Cyber Monday-ing going on, and more about having a post ready for the link up with Bonnie Hunger's mystery.

My sad pitiful start won't be as good as other people's but it was a very busy weekend.


I managed to get all the parts cut.  The blue pieces are in 2 separate boxes as they represent lefts and rights to be attached to the orange and cream triangles.  I only have 2 finished squares and that's only because I worked up a couple samples to be sure I was cutting correctly. 

I do have  one triangle attached to about 1/2 of the orange triangles.  One afternoon at my machine with some chain piecing and squaring up at the cutting mat will finish these up.  I should be able to have them done before the next step comes on Friday.

My halls are very un-decorated.  That too should be under control within a couple days.

23 days and counting.

Pam

5 comments:

  1. It's not a race. Enjoy the journey!! My halls are undecorated too. ;-)

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  2. Halls? Decorated? hmm... At least you're thinking about decorating the halls, and you should get points for that. It looks like your off to a good start with Bonnie's mystery, as well.

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  3. While I'm not a quilter, it looks like you are making great progress, Pam.
    As far as my halls go...it's daunting to get it all from the attic and cellar....but this week the trek will begin!

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  4. Your brights are looking good!

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  5. You're doing better than I am. I've done 31 of each combo. I cut some more blue last night but that's it. I just realized tomorrow is Friday and another clue! Oh, dear, I'm behind already. Last year I was able to keep up until the clue before Christmas.

    Barbara in MD
    www.stashoverflow.wordpress.com

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