The best laid plans…

I had such plans for this week, I did. There’s a quilt all basted and ready for quilting, now my walking foot has arrived. There’s another quilt top I want to piece, all cut out and waiting for me. There’s my cutting mat bag, with not a whole lot more to be done on it. And what did I do? Very little on that list. We’ve had some domestic upheaval for the last few months and this week, there was suddenly a glimmer of light at the end of the tunnel. And that’s when I realised just how exhausted I was. So most of my spare (sewing) time this week has been taken up by reading and relaxing. I’ve got through almost all of my stash of Little House books, but sewed only a little. I think I decided I was my most important WIP this week.

I did make a little progress with my cutting mat bag. I ‘quilted’ the outsides (my batting is a cheap Ikea fleece blanket!).

I attached pockets, buttons and button loops.

I even sewed it together with binding around the edges. There’s no picture of that, though, because I buggered it up and have spent the afternoon ripping it. I’m visiting family next week, which means the bag will just have to wait until next weekend to be finished, and my modifed Hexagon Park pieces will stay in pieces for now. But next weekend, I’ll get there!

One thought on “The best laid plans…

  1. Pingback: A finished object! | Captain StitchyPants

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s