Well... here I am... making one of those. There are too many cute cogs popping up on my Instagram feed. A bunch of fellow MMQG members have started. And last fall when I visited my friend Julie we jumped on the bandwagon, too.
The pieces are tiny. And it will take a lot of time. But it's so fun!
I'm using templates from Sunset Seams, precut papers from Paper Pieces, a SewLine glue pen and fancy Tulip needles from a recent Massdrop. I bought some vintage Tupperware on eBay to hold all my supplies.
I've made a little progress in the last 8 months. I still need to choose fabrics for the diamonds in cog #1.
My plan is to sew the first three rounds of a bunch of cogs, then decide on a layout and start the next rounds. Here's cog #2.
I'm drawing the line at fussy-cutting star points. I still think that's crazy-pants.