These are both gift quilts: one for a friend and her husband and one for a new baby. Here they are all folded up, about to be packed and mailed: The first quilt I finished was made up of hourglass blocks. I pieced them all over the summer on my Singer 66, and then they … Continue reading Two-Finish Friday
I mentioned last week that I’ve been sewing on a Singer 66 foot-treadle sewing machine, so I thought I’d post a little bit about the machine. My family has it because about thirty years ago one of my father’s co-workers bought a furnished house, and was going to throw this sewing machine away. My dad … Continue reading Sewing on a Singer 66.
Happy belated 4th of July! I hope everyone who celebrated it had a good time. We watched fireworks over the horizon and met up with. neighbors and friends. But back on topic! Remember this? Man, do I feel behind! Jeni just posted the July Block, and I haven’t even made up a single June block … Continue reading Half-Square Triangle Block of the Month