There seems to be a wave of paper piecing in blogland..
a fair few of the big hexagonal nature.
That said, I thought I would share my
as I am often asked where I get my papers from.
These are made from card, and yes I even have templates for squares!
I keep them here.
(zipped bag that some pillow cases were wrapped in
makes me wonder how the world got in such a financial mess with such waste)
I mean really how could I throw away something with a zip!
I use computer paper for the templates or used envelopes etc.
up to my eyeballs often surrounded by
I reuse them until the corners get squashed.
Paper piecing tip: use a bright coloured thread for tacking pieces.
So when it comes to cutting out the papers it is eay to see which knots to cut,
and not your whip stitch patchwork knots.
Of course some help with cutting out the fabrics
would be handy!
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