A few posts back I mentioned that I had purchased a Civil War Stars BOM from a LQS in 2011 and never put them together. Well, now I have put together the first 4 blocks (Jan, Feb, Mar, & Apr). Yesterday I accidentally left the May pattern and fabric in my friend's sewing room. I called today to see if she had found it and she had, thank goodness! When she ask if I needed it today to work on, I said, "No, I can work on Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, and Dec. I think I will have plenty to do." LOL
|March and April BOM's|
|January and February BOM's|
I have also been working on my Baltimore block wall hanging. I think my applique stitches have improved a lot. But, I do have some difficulty when it comes to corners. Not too bad for my first try. So, it wouldn't win any prizes. I still like it.
I really should have chosen a fabric with a little more contrast for the bird wing. Aren't those little 3D rosebuds cute? I'll show a close up but don't dis my stitching. LOL
Those corners need to be