Saturday, February 13, 2016
Stitching a little
I got out the craft iron and starch to make the little berries for the 3rd January block above. While I had all the stuff out I made the circles for a February block as well. I used as many reds as I had.
I don't like sewing those pesky little diamonds in the corners but I sure like the way the blocks look together.
Below are all 3 of the January blocks from the 1857 quilt. (And my husband's childhood wooden soldiers)
My background seems so dark when I see other completed blocks in blogland. I still like the color I have chosen but I'm wondering if eventually I'll have to use sashing so the individual blocks will stand out.
Oh well, that's a decision for another day.
To celebrate Valentine's day I made some pink bread. Isn't it pretty? It's not flavored - it's just pink.
Have a great day,
After reading Barbara Brackman's post yesterday I was a little sad. I knew the ever expanding quilt industry wouldn't last...
This is the completed left panel from the Roseville Album Quilt by Kim Mclean. It is done except for all the circles that can be seen i...
Jan Patek's new BOM Cockscombs and Pomegranates - ships in August It pushes all the right buttons!!! Would love to do this one b...