Monday, September 12, 2011

Updates from the dorm room - hexagon projects

I finished a couple of things last week that I'd like to share! I decided not to post yesterday out of respect/in silence of the victims of 9/11 - plus, it was an emotional day on campus and I just could not bring myself to do it anyway.

This is my first time working with hexagons, but thanks to my Baby GO!, I have no qualms. This is a little table topper/placemat (not long enough to be considered a runner, I think) for Thanksgiving at my house. I love the Saltbox Harvest line! Luckily, I had a charm pack on hand.

I hand quilted and I love how it turned out!

I also made this flower from purple fabrics for my floormate and best friend. It's hanging on her bulletin board now (sorry about picture quality - my dorm room has perpetually horrible lighting no matter what I do!).

I also sold two Harry Potter inspired lanyards yesterday through my etsy shop! Gryffindor and Slytherin are still left. I plan to make more of these in a couple of weeks when I am home.

All I want to do is make things... rar... but I'm stuck here reading about German history and writing what is slowly becoming an unconsciously-grind-your-teeth frustrating senior honors thesis. As much as I love it... I can honestly say I'm excited to be done with school soon.

I'm working on a couple more little hand things - plus, my blogaversary is on Thursday - you wouldn't want to miss that... would you? ;) Plus, I'm very close to 100 followers, and that is also celebratory.


  1. Oooh, so pretty! I love the colors!

  2. You can DO IT Jess!!! Write that Senior Honor Thesis with pride girl!

  3. Congratulations on the sale. Good luck with the thesis.

  4. Glad to hear that your etsy shop is doing well. I love the lanyard I bought from you! Great job with the hexies.


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