Sunday, July 17, 2011
Too many excuses.....
It's too hot.
I'm too tired.
We've been busy each weekend since the wedding with two to three things going on each weekend...birthday parties, graduations, dinner cruise, etc.
Now I have a friend coming over to sew tomorrow night and I had to "find" my sewing room.
So I got in there to do a little organizing and this is what I got done today.
Finally got the two rows of rick rack sewn together that I have had pinned for a little while now. Now I have a pink row pinned together.
While I was at it, I realized I was late on one of my birthday star block exchange, so I made that for Gwen in black and white.
If she sees it before she gets it, that's ok.....she deserves to see it since it is late.
Thought I would get the next star made and mailed out, too, so here is Lonnie's in her requested brown and pink (my two favorite fabrics that were in my DD's wedding quilt).
Then while cleaning up a bit, I came across the last Cherry Tree block that I was working on, so I have glue bastes a few of the smaller pieces and I am going to start stitching on those tonight.
That little pile in the lower left hand corner are the pieces I am going to stitch together before applying them to the block. It doesn't look like it, but there are twelve pieces there. Flower buds that need to be sewn to their leaves, flower centers to the flower petals, etc.
So enough with excuses. They were lame anyways. I just needed a swift kick to get moving on my projects again and that kick was getting together to sew....always a good thing. Hope to have some more progress to show you in a much shorter time period.
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