Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Marsel and I got her quilt loaded on the frame so that every spare moment could contribute to its completion!
All the fussy-cut squares are rightly accented!
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Thursday, November 20, 2014
I am using Cascade Paint superwash worsted. (Get a look at the price on this booklet!)
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
When it came to the applique plans......I hit a brick wall! Note to self-do not buy this double sided fusible web ever again! The paper just doesn't release and I had a mess.
Monday, November 17, 2014
I worked on Millie's quilt until it was up off the floor-a big hurdle for me!
I have the plans all drawn up.
Now I have to cut it all out! This is how I work from the drawing-figuring out how many of each and working to make it all fit before I begin sewing. I had planned on having the large squares in the center section on being cut 6 1/2" but I bought a collection and the fabrics were all cut as 6" strips. I just cut the sashing a bit larger and it should all work out just fine!
I ended with a reknit-I ripped out the bulky cap that was just a bit too small and redid the math to make it larger. I have this feeling it is a bit too large but it will be whatever size it is after this!
Saturday, November 15, 2014
I finished the socks for Matthew! I can't believe the yarn matched up when I was just going for random....there is order in the universe!
Look where we went yesterday!!! It has been so long since we have visited the Ocean! We set up the cabana first-Bruce burns very easily and...
It turn out beautifully after the wash and dry! The quilt is a very comfortable size and pleasing colors/prints! Nice to see it done, ri...
I had phone service early in the day yesterday but no internet! And then there was NO phone-no texts, no calls--very silent and isolating!...
I spent a good part of the day piecing the elements I've been making for the mystery QAL. They are pretty and very different than ...