Squeezing in under the wire to share my latest block of the month for the #modernsewcialitesBOM sew-a-long!
Here I’ve used a combination of Clothesline in Melon from Blueberry Park and Fog Plus and Storm Trees from her latest Blueberry Park 3 collection released this past May.
I really appreciate when different collections work so seamlessly together.
- Kona Cotton Fabric by the Yard
- Price: $6.00
- Robert Kaufman Blueberry Park Fabric by the Yard
- Price: $11.00
- Aurifil 50wt Cotton Mako Thread 6,462 Yard Cones
- Price: $36.00
SOMETHING TO CONSIDER
that I find relaxing and restorative, but I would have to say that hand binding
is at the top of that list! As soon as I sit down with a freshly quilted quilt
laid out on top of me ready with my thimble, thread and needle there is an instant
feeling of relaxation. My body relaxes, and I take a deep breath and prepare to
settle in for the methodical rhythm that you get into while hand binding.
at hand. I often find myself reminiscing about the quilt journey and things I
may have learned or things I would like to try differently next time. This isn’t
done in a negative or disheartening way, but rather simple contemplation on how
I can improve my practice – no judgement, just learning.
is that it’s portable, which is super handy during the summer! I’ve lost count of
the number of times I’ve taken projects on the road. And I love that you can
still be social while making progress on your projects 😉
practice – share in the comments below.
and, if you haven’t already, you can sign up and join the fun. We’ve still got
plenty more blocks to tackle, plus we share all our fun progress in the
exclusive Facebook group.
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