Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Work in Progress Wednesday - The Big Pear Finish

The last of the 12 pears is the biggest.  I have enjoyed stitching these pears.




Now that I am finished stitching all of the pears, I need to finish finish them into the pear shapes. This is one of my 17 in 2017 projects. The free patterns are available at Samplers and Santas.  

This week I also worked on the scrappy cat quilt.  I pieced the batting and pin basted the three layers together.  I need to buy a walking foot for my Janome PJ-100 sewing machine.  I purchased the machine in Japan, so I should be able to purchase the walking foot.  As soon as I do, I will try quilting in the ditch.

8 comments:

  1. Hi Pamela i am loving these,if i didnt have so much on my to do list i would be tempted to make these,well done xx

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  2. I like these little stitcheries. I always admire cross stitch. I haven't done it in years. I used to use waste canvas and stitched on EVERYTHING.
    xx, Carol

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  3. You have a lovely collection of pears. For some reason the ones with text are extra attractive. I think cross stitch and lettering go so well together.

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  4. What a wonderful last motif. I like it.
    All the 12 pears are looking great.
    Best wishes Manuela

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  5. Great progress for your 17 in 17! I'm looking forward to see them all pear shaped.

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  6. That's a beautiful set, congratulations.
    And more done on your 'scrappy cat' quilt, good progress.
    I'm inspired.

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  7. wonderful collection of pears, they are all so different.

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