Part of my own challenge with the Scrap Squad has been to use different techniques and fabric combinations.Splitz Starz allowed me to use the quilt-as-you-go method, mixing up batiks with quilting cottons. I also used some built-in and little-used machine embroidery stitches to apply the sashing between the blocks. Read Nadia's Scrap Squad blog post.
Stars in circles - what fun! What fabrics might work with this? My shelf of green fabrics was overflowing, so I decided it would be green plus something. I tried all sorts of combinations but kept coming back to a traditional Christmas palette of reds, greens, and golds. Read the rest of Louisa's Scrap Squad blog post.