Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Anticipation!

 I am ready to turn the heel on sock 2-it is going much faster as usual on the second one!
 My night blooming Cerius is preparing to bloom!  It swells each day noticeably!
 And then the curl up of the bloom-this is why it is commonly called the Dutchman's Pipe!
 See how the end is filling with the flower?!  I check it every night so I won't miss it!
 I have sewn all the piles of men's suit fabric into tops and measured them so I will be able to purchase the right amount of fleece for the backing.
 And now I have started in on the pile of flannel that has been cut up into squares and waiting for me for a few years!  Little quilts will be completed soon!
And another very exciting bloom I am waiting for-the Lifesaver Cactus is going to not only flower but there are two!  Just wait until you see these!

8 comments:

  1. I love that sock! (Just printed out the pattern the other day.) Your plants are so interesting - can't wait to see the flowers in bloom.

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  2. Fascinating plants: I'm eager to see the blooms.

    Gladys #2 is as beautiful as #1.

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  3. Hey, I see familiar pajama fabrics in those stacks... :). I don't think I've seen the Lifesaver Cactus bloom -- it's already very pretty.

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  4. I do love your Gladys socks. Those grays are perfect for the pattern.

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  5. Those are neat flowers - can't wait to see them in full bloom.

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  6. Whoa....your progress on that sock is amazing!

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  7. You are absolutely GIFTED in getting things to bloom.

    The men's suiting pieces look so nice sewn up together.

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  8. YOUr blankets are looking great. Beautiful blooms.

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