The winner of the pin cushion is Becky K! Thank you all for playing. I surely do appreciate it.
Tuesday, June 26, 2012
|Cross stitch design is a freebie from The Primitive Hare|
Please comment and I will draw a name on Saturday morning GMT+8 (30th June 2012). I will ship the pin cushion to anywhere in the world.
Thank you so much and I do value your visits.
Sunday, June 10, 2012
|Designer: Anni Downs Magazine: Australian Homespun (Go Green Issue)|
|Just enough fusible batting ... phew ...|
|Simple wool circle for the top. I am thinking of perching a Sue Spargo bird on top of it later|
|Scrap Squares. Designer: Kathleen Tracy Book: The Civil War Sewing Circle|
I've also completed at least the top for SQT June Challenge by Kathleen Tracy. This was fun and fast!
|Designer: Blackbird Designs Book: Garden Club Fabrics: Blueberry Crumb Cake by Blackbird Designs for Moda|
Speaking of challenges I completed the BBD Needleroll SAL with my pal Margaret W.
Karen S of Illinois USA received the basket that I sent her. I promised her a basket many moons ago so I am making good my promise. So glad she likes it. That's Karen's Pam Buda small quilt, she's one prolific quilter!
|Pick stitch on the midriff so that the bodice stays put|
|Whip stitching the lining against the zipper|
|Invisible zipper closed, luckily the midriff pipping bands kinda met ...|
|Fabric: Little Apples and Shebert Pips charm packs by Aneela Hoey for Moda, white muslin, Kona solid Cardinal.|
I have still the 2 outer borders to sew but otherwise this Granny Squares quilt top is done. The pattern can be found here. I am thinking an aqua and then white. Just so to calm the reds down.
Alabama Chanin book, it's a beauty. I want to make a simple knit blouse and a bolero for my sis. All hand stitched too :)
|Quilt Sampler. Designer Little House Needleworks. Fabric: 32ct Cream Belfast. Floss: DMC|
Completed the Quilt Sampler. This has been a long time WIP. It goes into my "to be framed pile".
|Craftsy BOM - May|
Please come back to visit sometime before end of June, I'll be having a small Mid-Year giveaway. I've not made it yet but I think I better hurry :)