Friday, August 10, 2012

a friday finish

this is the 2nd pinwheel puzzle runner i made and now it's done as well.  the pattern does call for that border but i much prefer the one made without.  the points of the neutral pinwheels get lost, but i think it's more pleasing to the eye that way.  i've already started quilting the next piece, the cheddar and blue bow ties. **** up and dressed already, progress from yesterday.  few errands for today and then back to sewing.  plus, the swaps must be readied for mailing.  still olympic watching....love that synchronized swimming!  **** a friend introduced me to a new quilty website and already this morning i've been drooling over yet more civil war fabrics but, more important, got some ideas to use up the stash i already have.  taking 3 machine projects to lancaster, a small project that is ready to go and my civil war diary papers are in a folder and ready too.  will also be taking a handwork project, probably the hawaiian or maybe a quilting project.  if i could stay a month, could probably get that dang hawaiian all done. 

2 comments:

  1. Pretty pinwheel runner, Grace. Purple and green get my vote anytime.
    I've enjoyed what little of the synchronized swimming I've been able to catch.

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  2. The little pinwheels puzzle is so pretty, good job! That connecting threads has very inexpensive( $1.74 per each 1200 yard spool) spools of thread when it is on sale, so I'm trying it. I'll let you know if it is good or not.

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