General 4

I had coffee with Lilla this morning. Always an interesting, enlightening and energizing conversation!

Who is that man in red on the table you ask? He is the final General. I did it! I finished them up by the end of the week! Here he is-

And here are all four, all together.

Now onto something new.

Today is the last day to enter the give-away– I will announce the winner over the weekend.



On my desk today

this morning-

and later in the afternoon-

Good thing I have a LOT of pins! This took me basically all day. I now have to sew everything down plus fancy them up with embroidery. I want to have them all done by the end of the week. We shall see.

Over the weekend my neighbor was clearing out some stuff. I grabbed (begged for) this box-

There is silk bias tape- I have never seen that before!

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the General (1)

Here is my new guy!

I have been designing him in my head for about a year now. Crazy, eh? Yep, it often takes that long between initial idea and something finally getting made.

You can’t see in the pics, but the pants not only have white stripes, there is also red stripes in that navy background.

I’ve got 3 more cut out and I will be making up some more of these very well decorated fellows.