How quickly, it seems,
we can go from this...
With a few flips of the calendar pages
the seasons change.
I've continued to work on and
even finish some of my 17 in 2017.
My most recent finish,
"Let It Snow" will be ready and
waiting when winter decides to return.
Let It Snow
37" x 30"
This was a delightful free BOM wool applique
pattern designed by Stacy of
The reason it was on my 17 in 2017 list
was because it was last year's free pattern!
It's still available on her website for purchase,
if you're interested.
I found the black flannels for the backgrounds in my stash,
and the wool as well.
Years ago I bought this wool skirt at the Goodwill,
and who knew years later it would become snow.
The blocks were fun and easy.
By simply changing the cardinal to a blue jay
it personalized the block for my neck of the woods.
(No, cardinals here)
Adding some buttons or
beads is another way
to make a pattern your own.
I had planned to add a more extensive border,
but it just wasn't in me to keep going.
I simply quilted in the ditch and
added some snowflakes in the borders.
I'm simply going to let the blocks
Another finish from my list.
It's a great way to enjoy the summer.
Check out what others have finished on their lists
by visiting Meredithe's blog,
Until Next Time-