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Great tips for finishing your UFOs: Includes FREE Block Pattern

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For the past few weeks, I've been working on my unfinished quilt projects aka UFOs. I gave myself an official UFO challenge. I decided to share some of my tips for starting your own UFO challenge and finally getting your unfinished projects done. 1. Get everything out in the open. Pull out all of your UFOs, and I mean all of them! Lay them out and review exactly what you're dealing with. 2. Weed out the rejects. Look at each UFO and decide which ones you'll keep and which ones you can part with. Some UFOs are UFOs for a reason. Maybe the colours are wrong, the pattern is boring, or the workmanship is poor. Don't spend precious sewing time on projects that don't thrill you. If a project doesn't make the grade, let it go. Use it for a scrap quilt or give it away. 3. Store each UFO where you can see it. After you've sorted out your projects, store them where you can see them. I use clear plastic 12" x 12" scrapbook bins that I buy at Michael's