A month ago, having cut out 144 5-inch squares, I foolishly announced my intention on teh Internets to sew patchwork blocks the following weekend.
Ha ha ha. That'll teach me to set short-term goals in public! But seriously, yesterday I finally managed to pin and sew some of the blocks.
There are 16 9-patch blocks in the quilt top and so far, I've completed 12. The last four are partly sewn (left in picture), so I think I've made pretty good progress. After I've sewn the 9-patch blocks, I have to cut them up again. I've done this for 8 of the 16 blocks (on right in picture):