Flitting Free Pincushion and Scissor Keep available here.
And here's a bright apron to lift the spirits in the kitchen:
Feeling Fruity is available here.
Our two grandsons have now gone home. There was plenty for them to do - riding at the park, swimming and grassslides at the beach, seeing the Smurf movie, making things from the recycle box, playing Bobs and making huge layouts with a train set. In between caring for them, I managed to get this completed:
Ruby and Ivory silk and red roses - sigh!
Since then, two more projects have been completed - just instructions to write up. It is so good to FINISH things - four commissions this month! However, in the process, I went looking in a crate that I try not to lift the lid on too often - and wish I hadn't because there's an awful lot of PASSES in there - (Projects at a Stand Still)! Oh well ....
Now, have a look at this gorgeous adaptation of my Gifts of Grace free pattern from last year:
Susie used eight of the blocks as the corners of her quilt:
Those blues are just lovely, aren't they!
Thanks, Susie, for sharing your lovely work.
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