Tuesday was a busy day. I had my parents come up for a flight out of Indy, so I started a roast early on. I did 4 loads of laundry throughout the day. Started on a quilt project, made the rest of dinner, then drove them to the airport. But what was most fun was… Continue reading Wednesday WIPs and Wait Loss
Where are my weeks going? Well, goofing off and crafting. This week it is intense knitting as I try to get my niece's shawl done before her wedding this weekend. The shawl plays no part in the wedding, I just want to gift it to her since I will see her, at her wedding. LOL.… Continue reading Wednesday? Again?
OK, I’m done!! Notice anything wrong with this top? I’ll wait..... Bingo! Lower left corner, Hour Glass block is turned the wrong way!!! Gah! I was trying to get the blocks sewn together before I traveled to my hometown for a visit. OK, hair cut. Yes I drive 3 hours for a hair cut every… Continue reading Wednesday Wait Loss
Linkng with: Moving it Forward Maker’s Monday Design Wall Bambi Monday Making When camping goes wrong. We got two of these chairs for our wedding ......25 years ago!!! Wonder if I can return it?
Wednesday was lit! I cast on another afghan square, and I did enough quilting to get 2 projects closer to done! #1 Rue d' Osage!!! I finally got it quilted! It took me 3 days of filling in lines with my walking foot. I tried to do some FMQ with rulers, but it was a… Continue reading Productive Day!
Photo from the book Simple Whatnots, Kindle version The first time I saw this pattern I knew I wanted to make it. I auditioned lots of reds and thought I had a very scrappy plan. But then I chickened out and went with 4 fabrics instead of 12. I am using the plaid at top,… Continue reading Scarlet Stars, Monthly Table Topper for August
Today is for moving this wallet to the done stage. I am waiting to pick up the frame my sister grabbed from Let's Sew in Evansville. Once done I will ship it to BioGirl in Ohio. Gosh, I hate writing that. I'd rather give it to her in person! Oh well, they leave the nest… Continue reading WIP Wednesday
Finished cosmetic case. This one just because, but boy did it give me grief! I only put the snaps on wrong twice! Gah! I hate when I am stupid! I blame 3 dogs, 1 of which is a Brutabaga, for my inattention. I used a dark navy thread on the vertical and a lime green… Continue reading Friday Finish