The other day I happened to look over at my scrap bins & I noticed that 2 of my 3 scrap bins were over flowing:
At first I just turned my back to ignore them, but a thought came to my mind. “I’ve been doing so many intricately pieced blocks that require very precise cutting. It would be lovely to cut the same piece 100 times. Wait a second! I can cut 5″ squares & strips of various widths from those bins!”
So that was my day, ironing, measuring, cutting all while listening to podcasts. It was great. And while it wasn’t at all what I *needed* to be doing- I did need some down time & this was the perfect project.
Here’s my nice pile of 5″ squares: