Saturday, July 15, 2017


Being a grandma means I get to make some of these.
I DO love baby sweaters!!
There's the YARN.
There's also the SIZE.....ha ha!!
And the BEST part....
Is seeing the little one WEARING IT!

I also finished this half square triangle quilt top this week!

It was a FUN challenge working on my color VALUES!!!
Some of the fabric is outdated and
some is downright ugly.
(it was a personal challenge to see if I could make it work!)
It also contains quite a bit of purple.
Not one of my TOP colors.
I do like the design.
The squares are 3 1/2".....
Not quite small enough to HIDE the ugly fabric.


  1. Such a cute little sweater. The quilt top looks wonderful too!

  2. I only see the pretty in the top. Great sweater and love the color.

  3. LOTS of interesting fabrics in your newly completed quilt top. You certainly met your personal challenge!!

  4. The graphic quality of the value contrast is all I see. You met your challenge in every way!

  5. Wow! Your quilt is definitely a study in values! I like it! That baby sweater is so very darling! You have magical hands! Thank you for sharing!

  6. I'm loving your uglies :) That quilt top is a winner!

  7. Very cute baby sweater, love the colors. The quilt turned out beautifully, I don't really notice the uglies, it's the play of color that's most noticeable. So mission accomplished.

  8. Great job on both the sweater and the quilt top!