You might think there is a lot of waste, but after cutting squares and triangles using my Marti Michelle templates, all that is scrap is that little pile on the left hand side.
Finished place mat will be donated to Meals on Wheels through my local quilt guild.
Now that the serious sock business is done, time for fun. Last year author Gina Damico published her book Croak. This inspired her to design a scarf to accompany the story. I just had to make it an at the same time learn this new-to-me illusion technique. First photo shows the motif area of the scarf straight on.
at a slight angle.
At an exaggerated angle.
This is going to be a fun scarf to create. Croak pattern can be found at Lion Brand Yarn.
Hope you enjoyed my 'finished projects' as much as I enjoyed finishing them. did you finish a project this week? Congratulations, I know how good it feels. Will be back next week with scarf progress and more quilting.