Monday, December 21, 2015

Weekend Stitching - Allietare Progress

One of the perks of being on vacation is sleeping in, which I fully indulged in this morning.  So my post is later than normal.  Though to be honest, normal has been a bit skewed the last few weeks.  I've not posted anything beyond a stash report over the last two weeks.  There's not been anything to post about.  I did make it back into the sewing room this weekend, but most of my focus has been on getting the binding finished on Back to Square One.  I did spend a bit of time at the cutting table and a few minutes at the sewing machine in an attempt to make some progress on Bonnie Hunter's Allietare mystery.  I'm up to 80 HSTs.


Allietare Part 1 of Bonnie Hunter's 2015 Mystery Quilt 


A few pieces from step 2 made it off the machine.   


Allietare Part 2 of Bonnie Hunter's 2015 Mystery Quilt



I started cutting the strips for step 3.  That's pretty much it for progress over the last two weeks.  With the holiday coming up on Friday, there won't be a much time for stitching.  But I'm off the whole week after Christmas and I hope to make a lot of progress in the sewing room then.  

I need to go check in with My Guy on what the plan is for today.  I think a trip to the post office is on the agenda, but I'm not sure if he has other plans.  If not, I have a few of my own.  

Linking up with Bonnie's Mystery Monday and Judy's Patchwork Times.  Lots of eye candy at both sites. 

10 comments:

  1. It's looking good. So far, I really like what I've seen of this quilt, and I really like your colors.

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  2. Pretty colors in your mystery quilt.. Enjoy your time off.

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  3. Enjoy your sewing time!
    I love your blues for Allietare - can't wait to see how it all turns out.

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  4. I like your blues, too. I'll be interested to see your other other colours.

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  5. These blues are so bright! I'm waiting forward to see which other fabrics you choose for the following clues.

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  6. Very pretty colors--I love those blues!
    Have a wonderful Christmas and enjoy your time in the sewing room.

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  7. Love the rich Blues..coming along beautifully.

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  8. Love your bright blue and white -- slow and steady does the job. Yea for a week off from work. Hope you get some personal quilting time then.

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  9. Can't wait to see how your mystery quilt comes together! I love it when people pick their own colours and we can see variations of the design.

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