I had a fine post organized for yesterday.
But after spending three hours on the phone with tech support from Shaw, I just didn't feel like being on the computer one. second. longer.
So today, I'll show off the completed strip sets for Husband's Christmas quilt. I've been living in black, green and gold all week:
Of course, my hookup at Johnson's informed me that all-purpose thread is generally 50 weight. They are so smart.
I also had a jaunt into the local Goodwill for corduroy because the Punk needs new trousers for school. I scored this sky blue and butter yellow (2m each), and as a bonus - 4.5m of this red flowered cotton for less than five bucks.
daughter's quilt, so you know that I love how it turned out.
But the boy's quilt was a pile of white, red, and grey fabric and a concept sketch in my design book.
Until this afternoon.
My goal is to finish the applique and baste the quilt sandwich on Sunday, then quilt and bind on Monday. Green thrifted sheet for a backing; black binding.
Today's Random Secret Confession: I hate pre-frozen brussels sprouts (too bitter!), but cooked from fresh or even raw, they're one of my favorite veggies.