Thursday morning, I decided to make a block from The Civil War Diary Quilt book for the first time. I had hoped to start working on blocks last January, but life happens, and so does ADHD. I picked this simple block- Oath of Allegiance- and it seemed fitting to make it from tea-themed fabric since I love tea. The CWDQ would be a good way to use up random scraps, and make for a good project in between projects.
Then we decided to drive up to see my mom and grandparents....
And I bought this:
We rented 2 movies before coming home, so I just had to find a block from DJ that I could work on while on the couch:
|I machine appliqued this one for precision.|
My New Year's Eve plans involve taking down Christmas decorations, sewing whatever I feel like, and running 3 miles, starting when the ball drops. Seems like a good way to ring in the new year to me!
So long, 2011. Hello, 2012!