The fifth day of January already! I did manage to get a couple of things accomplished. I think i forgot to post this picture before so I'm going to post it now. It is one of the bonus patterns from The Quilt Pattern Magazine that I had tested. It has been
Here is a close up of my stitching. I did the applique by hand but the quilting on the machine.
I also started the Mini BOM from the Quilt Pattern Magazine newsletter. The first one is a snowflake. Here is what mine looks like.
The blocks will be cut down to 4.5" each. I cut it 6.5" to give plenty of room for it drawing up during the applique process. Of course I did my applique by hand. It was just easier. :)