Well I thought I would be galloping away on my sewing machine
during our two (now to be 4) weeks of lockdown, but not so!
Since my last post I just haven't been able to move forward at all,
a list of proposed projects still pinned on the design wall
which is currently blank. Mind buzzing with hundreds of ideas for future
So, this post is an amalgam of bits and pieces
and to start with we have the latest Kaffe Fassett book, beautifully photographed as always,
as always - I shall definitely be ordering a few for my stash.
there are a few quilts which are interesting me greatly.
waiting for inspiration to strike, I had in my box of Perle cottons a variegated
but the colours are quite luscious in 'real life'. I hit a slight snag
here with the needle size, the point was nice and sharp, needle just the right length
but the eye was too small for the cotton to pass through, if any of you have
used Perle cotton before I would love to know the type and size of needle used.
I just found a bin with more stash which I had forgotten about!
leaving the house or entering essential business premises of which
there are only a handful including supermarkets, medical premises and the like.
of Sunburst fabric, there are three quilts I've spotted using this fabric so I'll give some thought
to which colourway to go with and then I need to cut them into individual
Kathy Doughty -
click on her name the link will take you to her
store Material Obsession.
Aren't these budgies so cute!
I should have something more to post about by the end of the week.
the scenes were horrific.