I did the pressing!! Kept working at them and I think they look good.
My black fabric, the one with the candy cane hearts nice in these bocks. And the best part, picking my fabrics for this project, I thought I wouldn't have enough - well, it turns out - I had some left over!!! yeah!!! And now my blks are ready for step two!!!
Here are my blocks so far:
Here is everyone together on my wall.
These are some of the 4 patch bocks.
My gold and black blks.
And the last step of part one, my green blks.