So I’m counting this as both a finish and WIP which I think is fair…I’ve finished the blocks, it’s just not the whole project…think it’ll be next year before that’s likely!
As I mentioned before one of my goals for the month is to catch up with the City Sampler sew along, so that’s what I’m in the process of doing.
Look what I’ve done so far…
UFO, WIP, NFO whatever you want to call it, it’s finished!
To be honest this one hasn’t been in the queue that long, but still it’s good to complete it especially after a poor start.
As usual things didn’t go to plan. I sat down this afternoon with a couple of hours free, thinking that it would be done in one, but it wasn’t to be (no rhyme intended..ha ha).
My intention was to line it, stitch the sides, make the button hole and add the button. Simple no? Well, no.
Lining the felt was fine see…….
I also reinforced the top and bottom edges using the freehand embroidery foot and zig zag stitch. I don’t know if there is a better way of doing this. If there is please let me know.
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