11.30.2010

Dreary, rainy, sewing-kind-of-day

Today I'm doing this:

 This is my oldest son's quilt.  He picked out all of the fabrics - all flannels - and I made the binding from scraps. He cut and sewed all of the pieces and I added the border.  Will take pics when I get it done.....

I cleaned out the linen closet yesterday.  I had to - the door wouldn't close due to the pile of fallen towels/sheets/boxes of band-aids on the floor of it.  I pulled this out.  It's the first quilt I ever made.  I got the pattern out of a magazine and stitched it with an old Kenmore sewing machine.  It's falling apart a little, but it's still adorable and very sweet.  I might have to spruce it up a bit.

Back to the binding....

4 comments:

  1. I thought it was an antique quilt...much better than my first quilt! Nice job!

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  2. Could you come and clean out my linen closet. It's stacked to the ceiling!

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  3. Wow, that's a fantastic first quilt! My first one was all askew.. ditto my second one... and third I'm afraid. You're very talented.

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  4. I'm excited to see what he put together!

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