I'm taking over a couple of quilting groups (from next week!) and last year at the end of term, I asked the ladies via a survey, whether they'd like a project of the month and if so, what types of projects. The answers in so far indicate it's a goer and one of the ladies gave me a pattern for mug bag that she'd like to make - and several other ladies ticked 'yes' to the question as to whether they'd like to make one too.
So I tried out the pattern (it's one of those that's gone from pillar to post, has been altered all over the place and as a consequence, hasn't been terribly well written) Anyway, I had a crack, made copious notes (so I can re write it and change a few things myself) and produced this:
It's got pellon and wadding and it's fully lined - and not really my cup of tea (no pun intended) - the fabric has been in my stash forever and my tastes have changed - but I'll make one more with the changes I want to make and maybe use them as a raffle prize for the classes.
.....and despite the heat, I got out a quilt that's been languishing in the UFO bin (and it's on my
|I had a thing about batiks quite a few years ago - which was when this quilt top was put together - batiks are not so my thing these days - this is a gift for a friend and I'm sure he'll like it..|
Just had a quick look at the score and Nadal leads 2 sets to 1 with a break in the 4th.......