What did I do on my day of non-work? I quilted, of course.
I found an old applique block made from the leftovers of my Hidden Star Sampler:
I showed this quilt when I appeared on Quilt It! Did you see that episode? I had so much fun filming with them and I love how the show turned out. They made me sound much smarter than I really am!
Back to my Sunday sewing: I pieced the appliqued block into a small quilt (approx. 20"x 20"). I layered it with cotton batting and wool batting. I went to my lovely Sweet Sixteen and fitted it with a super-fine needle to accommodate my 100-weight thread.
I did a little bit of this:
and a little bit of that:
Question: do those gloves make my hands look fat?
Answer: I do not really mind if they do since I would not quilt without them.
I did not finish the quilt, but here is the progress so far:
Can today be a non-work day, too, so I can keep working on this little quilt?