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!
Many Blocks and a Little Dress - Interlocking Ohio Star Flying Churn Dash Whirlpool Interlocking Pinwheels These blocks are for the Piecing the Past Civil War Rest and Refreshing qal....
2 months ago