Wednesday, April 20, 2016

WIP Wednesday

I have several things going right now.  
I'm working on some bridal shower gifts and 
trying to get my The Splendid Sampler blocks caught up.  
I spent a lot of time on this paper pieced block on Saturday 
(when I should have been in the garden weeding)
I think the resultant block turned out well though!

Hubby and son were out fishing on Saturday and since he does most of the cooking I decided to cook.  I made some chicken pot pie. 
 I use broccoli as my kids don't like peas.  
Kicker is that they are no longer at home and hubby likes peas better, but I love the broccoli!  

I decided to embroider some "Kitchy" kitchen towels for the bridal shower as part of my gift.  
I did get this one teapot finished, but have 3 more to do.  
There are black stripes down each side of the towels. 
 Their kitchen theme seemed to be black and white, so I thought these would be fun!

I also madea pair of oven mitts.  I love that the dots have faces!

I lined the mitts with white polka dots on black, so cute!

I also got the last round of my bee blocks finished.  So I guess that is not a WIP but the bee is a constant WIP!

Now I just need time to finish the embroidery on the last towels.
Quilt Fox Face quilt for the next baby.
Assemble the Little Birdie quilt and get that quilted.
Just a few balls in the air.

Linking to Let's Bee Social



Ioleen said...

I love the tea towels you are doing. The tea pot is adorable. Nice job on the paper piecing block.

beaquilter said...

Love that modern block!

Rachel said...

That teapot looks so jaunty and fun. I really like those dotty mitts too!

LA Paylor said...

I want a dancing teapot towel. Where did you get the pattern? the mitts are so cute. Good job
LeeAnna at leeannaquilts at gmail dot com

Lorna McMahon said...

Your paper pieced block is incredible! And so are all your other accomplishments. I need to make some oven mitts. Yours turned out fabulous! Did you use a tutorial or just wing it? said...

Cute towel, and love your oven mitts.

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