Monthly Archives: May, 2015

Day 150 Stitching Post; #coolthreadsblock

Day 150 May 31st Just finished a 12″ block of cool spools. I used many of the fabrics I bought yesterday. They were obviously a necessary purchase!

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Day 149 Stitching Post;#churndashblock

Day 149 May 30th The quilt ceased to made from my stash today; Bought a few fat quarters while in Hythe. I do not have any gingham and Lori has convinced me that I needed some. A few thirties prints crept in the bag too… This is another 6″ block and came together quickly. Time …

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Day 148 Stitching Post; More Scarf

Day 147 May 29th Went to Knit and Natter today and made more progress with the scarf. Desperate to do my Farm Girl Vintage blocks, but will probably do them over the weekend.

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Day 147 Stitching Post ; Cosy Blanket Progress…

Day 147 May 28th My attempts to get on with my cosy blanket have been thwarted; Tibby is sprawled over it and has dared to chew my Clover crochet hook. That will not do…

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Day 146 Stitching Post;Quarter of the way

Day 146 May 27th Quarter of the way there now. According to my calculation I should have enough  yarn thankfully.

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Day 145 Stitching Post; Ta dah QAL

Day 145 May 26th QAL quilt sleeve finished and the quilt is on the wall. It hangs quite nicely too.

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Day 144 Stitching Post; #chickenfootblock

Day 144 May 25th Just finished my 12″ chicken foot block.  Most of the points are OK, but the seams are very bulky. It should sit better when joined into a quilt top. Think I am up to date with the sew along now….

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Day 143 Stitching Post ; WW2 Display

Day 143 May 24th I do not think I will get a lot of stitching done tonight, having just returned from the WW2 day at Dover Castle. I may settle for a few rows of my scarf later. I thought I would share the stitchy display from the home front section. A lot of it …

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Day 142 Stitching Post; #canningseasonblock

Day 142 May 23rd Just finished another 6″ block for my Farm Girl Vintage sew along. There are some tiny pieces but it should be tamed with a press.

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Day 141 Stitching Post; #butterchurnblock

Day 141 May 22nd Nearly up to date before today’s blocks… Like the colour combination of this block and liking the  smaller block size too.

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