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!
Summer, The Quilt - Julie of the The Crafty Quilter created this fun and smart quilt as a qal with tips and advice, and I joined in. I couldn't pass up this design; I love ...
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