Methinks it is a token of healthy and gentle characteristics, when women of high thoughts and accomplishments love to sew; especially as they are never more at home with their own hearts than while so occupied.
~Nathaniel Hawthorne, The Marble Faun, 1859
Wednesday, September 30, 2009
I'm sliding in under the wire tonight posting my finishes. I actually got them done before I left for quilt camp on the 21st but haven't had time to post them until tonight. Camp was a lot of fun but exhausting!
OK, here they are. First up is the clothespin bag:
Next is the crazy quilt padded topper for my basket lid. It turned out way better than I had expected it to:
Here is a close-up:
I didn't get a chance to work on my yo-yo animals at all so they'll have to wait another month to get finished!