Monday, September 24, 2012
The photos really don't give you an accurate impression
But I was fascinated at the size of this egg
Saturday, September 22, 2012
I've been working on this one for awhile now. I'm happy that it's finally starting to look like a finished quilt. I'm handquilting it, but it's very hard to go through all the layers.
. . . and while I had selvedges on my mind, I made some coloured blocks and put them together and this little quilt top came into the world.
I thought it was a good way to start the school holidays.
I have 2 weeks now, to enjoy some sewing and gardening
I started piecing this bag pocket after seeing this great version of the
but I'm not convinced. It's lots of my favourite bits of special fabric and daughter has already dibbed it my "bit sa bag"
tomorrow I'm off to Eureka Patchwork as they are having an
END OF BOLT SALE
Sunday, September 16, 2012
All the way from the other side of the globe
This lovely flower in my garden is a Geum
Very small plant, but such beautiful flowers at every stage
They do come in a variety of colours, but this is the only one I have.
And my faithful Snapdragons at the front door.
A final week at school for me, and then 2 weeks of holidays
Saturday, September 15, 2012
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Of course I had to do a spot of furniture rearranging in order for it to happen
Below is the "after" version of a stool I found in
Mr Flowergarden's "scrap metal" bin!
PS I've ewrapped again tonight with new yarn, but have had a slight malfunction with my brain.
I'll try again tomorrow night. Forgot which needles had to stick out and which ones in!