I felt a bit sorry for this little one. It didn’t quite get the post it deserved. So I’m back!
Must admit I was a teensy bit daunted by this design at first and at one point I thought I’d never get it done! There seemed to be a never ending process of steps – cutting then sewing, cutting then sewing, some more cutting then some more sewing and so on!!
Then there was a bit of a mix up with my fabric order so I was sat in the cold, dark, back room (oh poor me!) sewing this on Christmas Eve. I’m quite proud of myself for sticking with it. That was not how I pictured the night before Christmas and sewing against the clock is never clever!!
Buuuut in the end I got there and this is the result……
The whole Christmas gift/decoration making has kind of passed me by this year!
This may be down to my preoccupation with November birthday gifts, or my preoccupation with the City Sampler however I feel it is more likely my memories of past Christmas stress that is the cause. This goes back to me as a newbie let’s give it a go, let’s make my first ever quilt on a rubbish sewing machine three days before Christmas kind of quilter.