October 19, 2016

I've been a bit busy ...

Where on earth has the last month gone?

I could say that I have been 'blissfully sewing' but that would be fibbing!
The last month's sewing has been far from blissful.

I have been working on finishing DS#1's Wedding Quilt.

The original pattern, has now been enlarged from a wall quilt to fit their Queen size bed.


There has been a lot more applique,

(I think I may now be officially 'over' hand buttonhole applique!)


There have been mistakes
and mis-cuts
and plenty of un-sewing
and yes the occasional tantrum.


But my borders are now on and DS#1's Wedding Quilt is booked in to be custom quilted -

And THEN I will show you the finished result.



AND - just because this quilt will not be for sleeping under....


I have also been working on their "everyday" quilt.

20 of these done -
just another 10 to go

and then I can start on the alternate blocks!






4 comments:

  1. Ooh, what a tantalizing glimpse you've given us with that shot of the gorgeous applique border! I can't wait to see the whole thing once it comes back from the quilter!

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  2. The wedding quilt looks like another very beautiful quilt! Looking forward to seeing it when it's quilted. Allietare is looking good, too.

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  3. very lovely quilts - is that allietare?

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  4. The everyday quilt i have given first, the special one, they want to design themselves, so while I wait for the design, i carry on working on all my other wild.

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