Then I realized maybe I just needed to bite off a little less at a time. Enter the One Evening Project.
Katie started school last week, so I figured she needed something to
This only took an hour or two, despite my less than amazing skills, lack of a walking foot, and the fact that these two characters were harassing me the entire time.
If I do my one and only trick maybe you will take me outside?
See how I'm gazing towards the window? I am very subtle.
They can be kinda distracting. So, yeah, don't look too closely at the stitches or anything, but this is a totally useful and very satisfying little project.
The pattern is here (identical print totally unintentional), and I found it via My Half of the Brain, which if y'all aren't reading yet, you should really check it out. That's also where I found this nifty little tutorial, which has me thinking about hand sewing... and maybe hand quilting... and what's that? Smaller bites? I'm sure I never said anything of the kind.