Just finished sewing on her binding – she needs a good soak, but we couldn’t wait!
I hand quilted this bad girl when I couldn’t sleep at night, using a fancy variegated sock yarn … DO NOT ATTEMPT THIS AT HOME! I have a callous on my finger the size of Texas, and it hurts. And hurts. But I think that it may have been worth it …
I really loved hand quilting again – and since this is MY quilt I allowed myself total freedom to ramble hence and forth – truly enjoying the process and never thinking twice about where I was going. Tonight, while wandering around the gardens I saw something that made me smile –
On the grape arbor – tiny little grapes – they remind me of my french knots! Sometimes you know before you know.