Wednesday, 7 October 2020

Just for the fun of it!!

 Sometimes you have to make something just for the fun of it.  I have a closet upstairs in the bathroom that is without a door.  It had a simple white curtain in front that had seen better days.  So I decided to make a quilt just for it, and just for the fun!!

Squiddly
He was a lot of fun to make and using white freezer paper, very easy.  I wasn't sure about the eyeball but once on it was perfect.

The eye!!


His cap worked out well using a hand dyed fabric with a tad of tye-dye magic.  All in all I thought he was a handsome fellow.

A handsome fellow





Topstitching Squiddly was the fun part.  I added seaweed to the bottom and a slightly turbulent water pattern to the top half.


the back

seaweed.
If I ever get tired of looking at the front we can always turn him around for a whole new look.

And of course, wanting to maximize the backing I was able to fit a few Christmas toppers onto the longarm at the same time.

2 candle mats

Christmas!!

Table topper






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