Why am I obsessed with BOMs?
- There are those you pay for online - Skill Builder BOM at Pile of Fabrics (it cost - I think - $24)....
- There are those that are free that later become payable (See to the left the Garden one - it's fantastic and very challenging) and Doodle ....
- And then there are many that are free - At Grandpa's Pond or SuperMarios no cost.
- There are those that last all year (see Vice Versa - pay one but well worth it and many of the others), and those that end 6 months into it (Material Girl, and Down the Rabbit Hole - you can see my entries on them in the Tag section to the left).
I can't seem to stop joining all the free ones. Want to be part of all, so I spend half my time doing blocks, and nothing completed. But as I stated above, I have finished two BOMs (see labels on Material Girls and Down the Rabbit Hole - both are free and the last one is on Crafty - my favorite site). Aurifill's BOMs also have patterns attached to the block so you can complete a quilt of that one block alone. That's great, the best of both worlds. But still I feel as if I have not accomplished anything, so I add to my list of things to be done - quilts. I really need to stop the BOMs, I have over 12 of them that I have kept up with and one that is not listed, a Thangle quilt that I purchased ages ago.
Is anyone this crazy or is it just me? Did I forget to mention that I work full time as a teacher? And all this catch up is on weekends.... Crazy!