我认为这是一个非常不寻常的复活节，我想。许多人，无论信仰如何，就像与家人一起一样，但今年就不会。自锁定开始以来，我们几乎没有离开房子，我们的姐夫在兄弟的姐夫和一个非常善良的邻居所做的大部分购物。As such, there was not a vast quantity of chocolate eggs floating around the house this year, but since commercial Easter eggs are typically a lot of packaging and not all that much chocolate, in recent years I’ve tried to make something for my family in addition to or instead of chocolate. Here are some of this year’s creations!
In some ways, you could say that this has been a “distraction” from finishing other projects, but on the other hand it’s actually been one of the few reasons I’ve had recently to slope off to the craft room for a bit of quiet sewing that I’m not sure I would have managed otherwise, so on balance I don’t think this was a bad project to join up with! I’m not yet caught up with all the blocks, but I have made progress with several of them.
他们是…。好的？I liked the effect in general, but for me they didn’t sit as well with the other blocks as they might, so last week I whipped up a more “vanilla” version but gave myself permission to use some “virgin” FQs to make them. After all, if I didn’t have scraps in the colours I wanted, it was clearly time to create some!
如果我用半体积的东西替换铰链硬件，我正在使用一个坐在的箍。就像它一样，很难收紧它足以在最远点缝合时真正停止箍下垂。和数量法国结很缓慢！But it’s a nice project to have next to my chair in the sitting room because it doesn’t require loads of thought – just grab some variety of blue embroidery thread (so far we have cotton floss, silk perle, cotton perle, rayon and metallic threads) and get knotted! The beads have added a glitter and sparkle that I’m really enjoying and I also have more buttons and shells to add to break up the area. The tide’s coming in – slowly!
Oooo看！在旧的进展（非常老！）擦！I was having something of an off-day where I wanted to do something but didn’t want it to be anything terribly complicated or fussy, so I made myself trim down all the shockingly badly cut batik charm squares I bought to extend this Disappearing Nine-Patch:
Pro Tip - 4.75“是一个糟糕的在D9P被子中使用的广场大小！但我开始所以我想到我会尝试完成，所以稍后的一部分修剪和半个新的D9P块，我有这个：