Sunday, August 7, 2016
In a blue sort of way
I have been in a mood for fashion and for things to refashion but have been finding more fabric and sewing items.
This quilt top utilized blue checkboard squares, summer squares and kitty print panels. Since I was repurposing the fabric squares, I knew it would take more measuring to square them up.
Ty Aurora and a Florida souvenir plate joined my collections.
Thrift shopping had it all sewn up with finds of a $5 sewing basket filled with goodies and $2 bag of fabric squares.
Contents of the basket included thread, buttons, needles, thimbles, pin cushions, scissors and lace. I was one happy thrifter all afternoon. The volunteer told me it had processed through the shop on Tuesday and I found it that Saturday.
This weekend's finds were fabric remnants nothing of note but good quantities and basic colors that will quickly find their way into one...
I have been preparing for this hop for months - once the Eerie Nights hostess announced the theme, the criteria being to make something new ...
Having finally landed a public sector paralegal job, I wanted to give a surprise gift to my supervisor who had agreed to act as a reference....
I can officially claim my last quilted finish for 2016 - my Falling for Fall quilted wall hanging. It measures 66" x 32" and is ...