Sharon and I took full advantage of the beautiful day and drove 70+ miles to a quilt shop in Kentucky called Whittle's. It is a no frills shop in the middle of nowhere. They have name brand fabrics at a fraction of what we would usually pay...Moda for $5 a yard. As I walked in the door, there was another member of my guild. Later, I found that another member had come in the afternoon. It is very popular with my group.
I bought some fabric for my Garden Charm quilt. This is the Craftsy 2016 BOM. Look how well these go with the border fabric I had bought. The 3rd from the bottom is actually a green, but looks kind of tan in the photo. I will see if I can pull a couple of fabrics from my stash, too.
I needed a background fabric. I didn't have anything I wanted to use in the stash. Lynette Jensen was using a pale cream print, but my border fabric has white and no cream or beige. Last week I was reading Carla's blog at A Few of My Favorite Things. She mentioned using a fabric with honey bees as a background. So, I
Slow Sunday Stitching.
Have a fantastic Sunday!
May all your ups and downs today be with needle and thread.