Mum's sewing machine feels really odd after the ol' F&R machine that I've done the previous blocks & my project 1 on, but none the worse for that.
Bit of an irritating habit of unthreading itself at the off, but that's only because I'm not used to how much thread to have through the needle to start with.
In fact the take-up is really smooth - no humming as you put your foot on the peddle before bursting into life with a great gallop.
So I have a great pile of half square triangles pieced and cut - now I need to trim them before putting the sewing the whole lot together...
I've come down for a fortifying yuletide sherry!
Becoming a Reproduction Fabric Fan - I don't have much to share with you but a few blocks. This is Woven Time, the second block from Piecing the Past Quilts BOW. I've come to like working...
2 weeks ago