Thursday, 5 April 2007

Long Weekend

Easter is a long weekend here, and I've taken today off as well to make it that bit longer.

I have a list of projects to work on, and the first one is this Batik Circles quilt which just needs to be bound. This was one of those quilts that went together nice and quickly, but then it sat at the quilting stage for about 10 months.

I'm going to put the borders on my Year Quilt, and maybe make some more mile-a-minute type blocks for the backing.

My Stash Log Cabin needs the borders sewing on, as does the Strippy Flannel and those two pillows need to be finished.

Seeing all those project written down makes me think that maybe, just maybe, I'm being a bit ambitious about how much I'm going to be able to achieve in a weekend. We also have plans to drive to Porirua for a quilt exhibition so I'm not actually going to be sewing the whole time. It will be interesting to see just how much gets done.


  1. Batik Circles is fantastic! I really like the look of color with a black background and the pattern is wonderful. Well done!

  2. WOW - I love the Batik Circles quilt! Where did you get the pattern from? Good luck with the projects!

  3. Thanks for the nice comments guys. The pattern is a design from our local quilt store, the Cloth Shop. Their website is

  4. The batik circles are stunning!!!


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