Thursday, January 9, 2014
Pantone 2014 - Radiant Orchid
This is the color for the year.
Could that be why I haven't received my thread for Ella's quilt? It's about this shade. I have been waiting for the thread so that I can put the quilt on the long arm. Maybe there is a rush on this particular color of thread.
Well, maybe my quilt and the new color aren't quite the same.
Oh well, so in the meantime, I put this quilt on the long arm.
These blocks were about 9 years old, so I put them together so that the quilt top could be used for a practice piece on the long arm.
I chose "Flurry" which is a snowflake panto. It was a little more difficult than what I have used so far, but hey...I could probably do snowflakes in my sleep about now.
My next step is to bind this quilt and then I will post a picture of the completed quilt.
The more practice I get, the better I will get.
ok...tap, tap, tap.....I'll patiently wait for my thread. I do have other things I can do while waiting, but it would be nice to get Ella's flannel quilt done while we are experiencing subzero weather.
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