Sew Many Projects, So Little Time

This is showcase of my projects in various stages.

June 2014 - Posts

It's a Plaid, Plaid World

I just love plaid. Some of my favourite fabrics are plaid. Some time ago I purchased FQ bundles of the stuff as well as yardage. Today I decided to put them to use and made three churn dash blocks. These will be joined by several others and placed on point to make a pattern from the book "Mad About Plaid" by Debbie Bacon. I've had the book for years but never made a thing from it. My blocks are bigger than the pattern and I'll probably change the setting when all is said and done. So here's my start:

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More to come.

Loyal Union Sampler Progress Update

With my sewing room in a mess as I reorganise I've slowed down quite a bit with my sewing. The only thing I'm still working on with any consistency is "The Loyal Union Sampler" sew along. I put all my scanned blocks in EQ so you can see how much I have done. These are the actual blocks and actual sashing and border fabrics. Click on the photo for close up views.

I'm really determined to complete this one. I'm loving it so far.