It was time to gaze into my crystal ball
to see if I was ever going to finish my
The crystal ball revealed that
the embroidery had been done for awhile.
The individual wool hearts
were complicated and a delight to work on.
Lots of time,
a wide variety of thread sizes and colors
and lots of different stitches.
What small woolly wonders.
But that was all in the past.
So what did the future show.
It showed the part
that always seems to trip me up,
making it into a bag with a zipper.
I needed to adapt the pattern
because the wool I used for the bag
was a bit heavy.
It would be too thick to stitch
the zipper the traditional way.
Because the wool felted so nicely,
I stitched the raw edge right up next to the zip.
Adapted the lining too and
Wow! The future was actually looking good.