Progress

I only wrote two blog posts last week because I have been busy trying to get the Independence Park quilt finished. I still have at least another months worth of quilting to do though. My needle catching fingers are so sore. I have been rubbing lanolin on them at night and that seams to help. I…

Independence Park Wonky Blocks

Yesterday I wrote about what I thought was the odd measurements of the Independence Square block and how they made my whole quilt a bit out of kilter. I thought perhaps I would elaborate a little bit here. Every sewing machine sews a tiny bit off of the 1/4″ mark and mine is no exception. When I am…

Slow Sunday

Today was the slow day that I have been dreaming of all week. This morning I set bread and sticky buns to rise, then we took the dogs for a walk so we could all get some fresh air and exercise. Then I came home to…aahhh… my sewing. I was able to spend some much needed…