Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Long Time Gone - week 3

Crosses of the UK
These are turning out to be surprisingly small blocks -- I guess I didn't think about the finished size and how everything would fit when I decided to work on this quilt.  But anyway: so far, so good. 
My 'background' is beet red, although sometimes I'm subbing in other red/plum fabrics for background.

Jen Kingwell's Long Time Gone Sewalong,
hostessed by Angie at GnomeAngel,


Monday, March 27, 2017

Looks like Lorenzo is on Spring Break!


Sunday, March 26, 2017

Westering Women

Worked hard on this binding today, and it's DONE!

This is my version of Barbara Brackman's 2016 BOM, Westering Women.  Thank you, Barbara, for an excellent study series!  Looking forward to this month's Yankee Diary article :)

I'm counting this as a Slow Sunday Stitching entry also, because finishing the binding with coffee was a nice start to my morning. 


Saturday, March 25, 2017

Stash Report - week 12

Northern Lights, week 1
Used this week:       05.00 yards
Used year to date:                              75.00 yards
Added this week:    09.00 yards
Added year to date:                           45.75 yards

Net used for 2017:                             29.25 yards


Friday, March 24, 2017

RSC17: March - red

Sort-of red: this week I finished up this small quilt using
red and blue 30s-repro orphan blocks. 
And that'll do it for RSC red ...

See more RSC projects HERE


Thursday, March 23, 2017

Long Time Gone - week 2

Well, this project isn't going to be my usual
color palette or fabric style, is it?

Jen Kingwell's Long Time Gone Sewalong


Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Blockheads - week 3

Four X

These blocks are giving me an Alpine/Heidi vibe ...