I sewed a bit on my bonnet girls quilt yesterday, and pieced the center quite simply:
The applique is done quite nicely, you can see some pencil outlines on the white background to show where to place the pieces, as well as on some of the lighter fabrics, I suppose to show where to turn under the cloth to sew it in place. Sort of like a match-up puzzle.
I started a new knitting project, (well, actually two of them)
It is going to be a cardigan for me.
This is a photo of the goal:
|from the book, "Knitting at Home, 60 Classics from Ella Rae Designs", by Leanne Prouse|
I tried to get a photo of them but I was quite far away, and I don't have a zoom lens on my camera, so I apologize for the blurriness,
Cardinals are quite new to me, since they don't travel as far north as Saskatoon. I had only seen them in books before, and I think they are really pretty birds.