You may have seen Lily’s Quilts have a destash on IG this week, I’m fortunate to be living in the same country as her so when a bundle came up that I liked I jumped straight in. It was this low volume lot:
I don’t know what all these prints are so if you have any idea please let me know in the comments below.
I don’t really count this one as a low volume print as it has too many colours in it for me, but I’m sure it will get used for something:
Also arriving this week was a new foot; it’s an edge stitch guide. It’s supposed to align edges/seams of fabric so that neat parallel edge stitching and topstitching can be achieved with ease.
What I noticed first is that where the bar clicks into the foot holder there is a 2/8″ gap so that the foot can move about on the bar, probably not the best way to achieve accuracy! Anyway I’ve used it this week while working on some crib sheets for commission and the results have been great. My attempts at machine binding a quilt has not been so pleasing, maybe I need to glue baste first.
I’m off to hand stitch some other binding down and I’m linking up with: