Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Successful Quilting Day!

And just like that, this Sue Spargo bag is almost done! It took a bit longer than expected to quilt it, primarily because I was unhappy with some of my work and had to take a 2 hour break to rip it out. Have you ever ripped out quilting on wool? Not fun...

The end result was a worth the effort though. I was able to use my Bernina Stitch Regulator which helped so much!!!!

So this little bag just needs a zipper inserted and side seams stitched. Then it will be in the FINISHED list and I can use it to stow my hand sewing supplies by my den chair. Woop!

Today is scheduled for New Bedford, but I still don't have that missing pattern...I plan to call them today. And so I think I'll substitute Gardenvale (the dresden plate kit). Today will be a cutting day. I plan to cut all the pieces at one time. Sounds like a good morning to watch a movie while I work!

But first...you know the drill...the pool! Have a wonderful day!


  1. The Sue Spargo bag is wonderful!!! Really nice! We had another 60 degree day again! WHAT! And we're in michigan...hard to believe!! But I'll take it...hex sewing for me tonight!!

  2. That's lovely, and I know you will use it for a long time. Wool wears well, and so will the design.


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