Category Archives: WIP

WIP–Pleasingly Black Shawl

I have no new finished projects to share this week.  This is my current knitting project which I have been working on for weeks now.  Still have many weeks to go as it is only about half finished. The pattern … Continue reading

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Fantasy Footwear — Part Three

Let me refer you back to the these two previous posts (beginning, part 2) for the back story of this quilt.  It took me a while to decide how I wanted to do the actual quilting.  As you may notice … Continue reading

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Fantasy Footwear — Part Two

See the prior post for the back story on this quilt work-in-progress.  After placing all the small pieces and fusing them into place it was time to do the detail stitching.  These photos show some of the stitching.  This first … Continue reading

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Niche in Blue Sweater

I’ve taken on more ambitious knitting projects this past year.  This latest project uses the pattern Nicheby Norah Gaughan.  The yarn is Berroco Maya™ in blue,  color 5632.   The sweater is knitted from the left sleeve cuff to the right.  … Continue reading

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Butterfly Quilt–WIP

This quilt has been a WIP off and on for years.  I purchased the butterfly blocks more than 15 yrs ago as a quilt top.  I wish I have taken a photo of the quilt top for documentation purposes, but … Continue reading

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Sunburst — WIP

This small quilt is for the Quilt Alliance Twenty contest.   It is their 7th annual quilt contest.  This year in honor of their 20th Anniversary they chose a broad theme that celebrates TWENTY: the numeral, the concept, the quantity, the … Continue reading

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Progress Note — Charm Quilt

I finally have the charm quilt pieced.  It is basted and I have begun the quilting.  I looked through my copy of Barbara Brackman’s Encyclopedia of Pieced Quilt Patterns but did not find this pattern.  So I still don’t know … Continue reading

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Progress Notes — WIPs

I’m making progress knitting the Swirl jacket I began over a month ago.  It’s either going to be wonderful or a big mess.  Not sure at the moment.  Here’s what it looks like now Also working on a new quilting … Continue reading

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Two WIPs

I have two projects I am currently working on.  One is another scrappy child’s quilt.   This one is for a colleague who saw another one I had done.  It will be used for his grandchildren.  I pieced twelve 11 in … Continue reading

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