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Another week and another piece to create. We have two new photos!
If you read my last blog post you will know that I didn't quite finish up my weekend challenge project because of being away at a family reunion so now I can finish up and get ready to post the next set of instructions.
I am a little late with my blog post this week because I have been away at a family reunion all weekend - what a blast! I did manage to get started but was unable to do any stitching without my machine.
How did you get on with last week's challenge? Did you finish your block? We're going to start a new one this week!
I decided to make an impressionable replicate of Photo Two adding my artistic license of course! That's the one with the yellow flowers. My first task was to select some suitable fabrics -
A new month, so a new Stitch Along. I want to do something a little different this month. Instead of giving you a list of materials to select for week one, we are going to jump right into the stitching!
Deciding what to do with my stitch along project at this point was probably the hardest part of the whole challenge for me, but I decided I might make this one into a cushion - after all, I could do with some fresh covers!
My finished block ended up a little over 15" but I figured that was fine for now, I'll use the excess for straightening up later once I get an idea of where I'll be cutting.
Do check out what Jennifer and Susan have been up to in the March Stitch Along Gallery, but more importantly, how have you been getting on with this challenge? I'd love to see!