Lately, my main sewing focus has been the Weekender bag. I came to peace with my color mistakes and am pursuing this fabric/color scheme shown below. I've been a bit bored with all of the straight line quilting but glad I am not going the route of peltex, as the pattern calls for. Just need to make the straps and add piping before I assemble.
I am also forcing myself to put together my DYO Sampler. It's been on my design wall since at least January- I told myself it couldn't come down until it was put together and I've stuck to that! I started it in May 2014. This is my highly sophisticated diagram of how I plan to put things together. I am also waiting (in vain?) for a chunk of time to receive help from my husband in figuring out all of the math to make this work. Nick has had forced overtime for weeks now and our time together, especially without kids, is quite limited.
I finished cutting the squares for a king sized color dive quilt:
I've also added to my modest pile of City Weekend churn dash blocks:
Even though I am trying to focus on current projects, I couldn't help but invest in some fabric for a future project that I am really excited about: a "Swoon
Linking up to WIP Wednesday at Freshly Pieced.