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Sewing Successes and a Failure


My pinwheel variants have improved dramatically in a very short space of time.  I can now get my centre points to meet and often the blocks remain square!

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I’ve found, since I began sewing, that I do have quite a good eye for colour (in my own opinion only, I admit!) but I’ve now had my first real disaster.


This is supposed to be a Bear Paw block to be added to a shopping bag.  As you can see, the pattern is totally lost as I’ve chosen fabrics without enough contrast.  When I realised what I’d done, I did consider not finishing but then realised that practice makes perfect.  So I quickly (and not very carefully) ran it up on the machine, making several more mistakes along the way!


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