So... September is dead and gone! Autumn is upon us, and soon the leaves will be turning. I'm exhausted. It's been a harrowing few months, but we must keep going. It's a good thing I have some colour in my life! Finally the tags can be removed on this one and it can be passed… Continue reading A touch of cheery colour
It doesn't seem possible that my Temperature Blanket is almost done. Well, when I say 'done', I have to admit that there is quite a lot of joining to do, but the squares are currently up to date. These are the last four days, but this morning we woke to our first frost, so I… Continue reading Temperature update and a heads up!
I really enjoyed working with these colours. They remind me of spring - but also have an autumnal feel. Five colours will enable 120 different blocks to be made if you don't want to make them all the same. This handy list will help you to do this. They are pretty striking as a single… Continue reading Five Colour Friday
Another month - another Spirit blanket. Yes, I’ve started the one for October. I haven't done much so far - other things keep getting in the way. However, it feels amazing to be on the penultimate Spirit blanket. I didn't expect to get this far. Next month will see the end of this project (apart… Continue reading And so another begins…
The Spirit of September blanket is now complete. This one is only small, 7 blocks by 7 blocks. It's good to see it stacked alongside its fellow months. Now to make a start on October - but as the month hasn't yet ended I have no idea the final colours it will contain. The edging… Continue reading Done
No use in crying over spilled milk so I’ve pressed on. Into the joining now. Hope to finish it by this time next week.
Oh the excitement of working on the last block! Joining comes next, so surely it will soon be finished? And then ... Oops! I’ve forgotten a whole colour sequence! 😟< span style="border-radius: 2px; text-indent: 20px; width: auto; padding: 0 4px 0 0; text-align: center; font: bold 11px/20px 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, sans-serif; color: #ffffff; background: #bd081c… Continue reading Just when you think…