Easing Back Into It

Monday, June 17, 2013 2 Comments »
Where has the time gone?  I've been on a blogging sabbatical & and trying to ease my way back in.

My nephew and his bride just bought a darling house not too far from me.  It has a ton of great features, is a place they can be in for a while, and was in almost move-in condition.  Almost.  It took several weekends, but the place now has freshly painted walls through out, and some new carpet in a few of the bedrooms.  The main floor is painted in shades of gray (no comments, please), with crisp white woodwork.  The kitchen has a very nice dining area, which they painted in the lightest shade of gray; the chair rail and wainscoting are a bright white.  Their table has a light oak top, with white legs.

When I saw this line of of fabric, and a pattern using Julie Herman's Hex N More ruler,  I knew what I had to do.   

Here is Julie's ruler:

And here's what it can make!

I just love the braids.  I need to play some more with that concept!

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Friday, June 14, 2013 2 Comments »
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