Friday, January 5, 2018

First Friday Finishes for 2018



Since it's been so freezing cold here and it's not conducive to being outside much, I've gotten a good start on my goals list.  Staying in the sewing room more does wonders for finishing up things.

My first QOV top is done -- totally from scraps.  One down and 9 more to go.

#1 QOV top for 2018
The pillowcase in which to present the quilt after it has been hand quilted by our QOV Eastern MO group.


And there has been a little more done on my scrappy sock using leftover yarns from previous finished pairs.  They are not the most beautiful, but very functional and warm; anyway, no one will see these much.  They will be hidden  in my boots on those cold snowy days.


Now if I can drag myself to the cold, cold basement, maybe I can get busy quilting on one of the UFOs.  Wish me luck.

10 comments:

  1. Love the coordinating pillow case! And those socks are so fun!

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  2. I find the socks lovely....... A great use of unused yarn with warm feet in the bargain.....

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  3. Your QOV is great! I so admire those of you makers that can do socks. I am envious!

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  4. Oh! That's lovely, Dar!! Any veteran would be lucky to receive your quilt.

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  5. Oh, the sapphire stars is so pretty. Will you be keeping that one?

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  6. Hope you’re warming up this week! Looks like you’ve had a great start to the year.

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  7. That's a great QOV quilt. HSTs make great patterns. Thanks for linking up with TGIFF.

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  8. what a GREAT start to your year! What size did you make the HST's?

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    1. The finished size of the HSTs are 6 inches. It was a quick and easy top to put together.

      PS- you came up as a noreply blogger when I tried to reply to your comment by return email. You might want to check this.

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  9. That's a great use of scraps, Dar. It turned out really nice.

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