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Monday, February 8, 2016

It's Christmas today.....

Yesterday was Halloween for me.  Today is Christmas.

Although I got to enjoy  Christmas somewhat this past December, it got cut short with the two funerals, so I am still in the Christmas mode along with Halloween.

So, I have loaded a customer quilt which has Christmas themed fabrics onto the longarm and am doing a snowflake panto on it.  I figure that is still within the realm of reality since it is still winter. 


I am doing a panto called "Flurry" on this one.  

Here is a close up of one of the snowflakes. I just love these snowflakes.  


What's really going to be interesting is the backing.  I am using a dark green thread on the cream backing.  Here's a little peek at that.  


This one will be done very soon and then I can show you the whole thing....front and back.  

I don't care that I am behind on the holidays, but what I do care about is that I am back sewing.  It is such great therapy and I certainly need that about now.  

I hope to stay on track now and get caught up with my quilts and customer quilts, too.  My time is mostly mine now.  Just need to retire and my time will be ALL mine. 

Soon.... 




2 comments:

  1. Good for you!! Love hearing that you are able to work on projects at long last...customers & yours. A very pretty and appropriate panto for the Christmas quilt. Do hope you will post photos.

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  2. You chose a beautiful and perfect panto design to quilt over your customer's quilt top!
    Happy to see you back to sewing again!

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