After reviewing the pattern and sorting out my colourway, I was ready to get started. Everything went so smoothly for me on the day. No problems with the sewing machine, no silly getting-it-wrong-and-needing-the-quick-unpick moments. Well not too many......
|checking that the fabric was placed correctly|
|first seam sewn|
|Whoohoo...off to a good start|
I started to cut the strips for the left hand side pieces of the compass and when everyone had finished their RH segments, we got the call that our pre-ordered lunch was ready. I was joined in the class by two of my favourite ladies, Zita and Lorraine, and here are their segment samples
|Zita picked a similar colourway to me|
|Lorraine put some orange/yellow into the mix|
It has taken me two days to figure out how to make it all fit together but with two more sides left to stitch I am sure I will have something to show and tell at my next LQS meet on Thursday.
Have you started something NEW this month? I am linking in with Barbara at Cat Patches for:
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