Saturday, August 1, 2009
My New Very Best Friend....
Very sharp and to the point. Dependable. Strong. Trustworthy. Wouldn't want to get stuck doing an #80 thread project without it.
The hankie border is a real challenge. I suppose it is the boredom that sets in; if I find I have made yet another error about four rings back....... Out comes THE PIN - another dollar store, can't tat-without tool.
It came in handy for this:
I have been intrigued by this pattern for a while. Because I am concentrating on the border, I did not want to do a large piece, so, the solution, of course: use Impossibly Small Thread!
Sulky thread . From Bev. Dollar store blue beads. Lots of intervention from my new, very best friend.
Tired eyes and grumpy disposition complete!