Yes!! I have started something new!
Hmmm; somehow I found myself putting my hand up for sewing the shop sample of a new block of the month we are doing at The Country Yard.
How could I resist it? Here was me making a start —
You can see why I couldn't resist!A few nights later I had two pets snuggled and helping me stitch...obviously they can read!
Here is block one, all completed —
A closer shot —
I find it best to prepare just a few elements at a time.
My other project for the evenings is Michelle's Wings and Pretty Things. I had intended to be working fulltime on this but now that I'm doing the above project as well, I'm alternating them which is working quite well. I've already completed the centre block and just the other night, completed Block One of Border Three (I think) —
In other news, I put stirrups on the bottom of Odie's over-trou —
And while I had the pattern out I made him a pair of pants. I lengthened the body and legs and made it slightly narrower and it should fit him for a while —
Playing around and making a fancy little waist tie reminded me why I used to enjoy making clothes for the kids.
In our house we call these pants 'Truffs' - trousers with cuffs.... a name that has stuck over the years!
I think that's me caught up for now :-)
'til next time,