Tag Archives: Forest QAL

A finish, a finish!

The Forest QAL top is quilted bound and washed. Why is it black cotton attracts so much dust in the washing machine by the way? Any tips on stopping this happening as we have this issue with OH’s work trousers too? Anyway I digress… I’ve successfully achieved my Lovely Year of Finishes target for this […]

Top finished!

I’m on target to finish this before the month end to enter for the QAL prizes I reckon! On Sunday I pieced the deer block, did all of the green improv and cut out the black squares and pieced it all together (I also made a cushion front but that’s a different story) and so […]

Quilting Along

I’m making my Forest QAL project an official WIP because I’ve decided to go for it and get it done for the end of August so I can enter it into the linky party, pieced, quilted, bound. Here’s what my wall looks like now (just the stag block and some improv to go! OK yeah […]

WIP Wednesday

The last few days I’ve not had time for sewing. I’ve either been working away or I’ve been away from home visiting family. What other time I have had left over has gone on the Wallander quilt. I have 30 more of those stinking blocks left to go before the end of the month since […]

A fab weekend

I had a great time this weekend. I got some charm packs and mini charms in the ranges I’m coveting but can’t afford to buy “properly”… I didn’t spend so long sewing that I burned out which meant I got to watch films and generally potter around, (dying my greys and whatnot) but I did […]