Or, A Frustrating Day of Sewing
Is there ANYTHING more frustrating than the simplest of things that will NOT work right?? GRRRRR.
The last two days were a sewing trial….a nightmare.
The completed quilt top had ‘bubbles’ in it. So…….I wanted to fix them, of course.
6 HOURS LATER….after ripping and reripping and resetting and resetting and ironing and re ironing and( GRRRR A TEMPER TANTRUM which involved jumping up and down and much flailing) having to rebuilt two blocks and reposition…the simplest of simple layouts was done. Sort of. There was still a bubble.
I think that there is such a thing as being Too Picky; and that that might be the case yesterday. Today was a new day.
I fixed the last square and all was well. The borders were reattached and ironed.
I brought the quilt upstairs to begin the sandwiching of the backing & batting. In the middle I had it all laid out, taped down and ready to roll up and head downstairs to begin the quilting process.
I had gone into the kitchen to help Ma with something and then returned back to the living room where