So, as I promised, here is some background to
"where I have been/what I have been up to".
Let me start with Anna Maria Horner.
Not a bad place to start.
I don't know why, but I went on a serious ANH kick.
I rarely do this, glom onto a front-line designer,
but her colors and patterns really, Really have been
calling out to me lately.
And I have several new patterns I've been itching to try.
Oops! and then
I bought some fabric while I worked!
I am a sucker for snails.
I have a whole bin of stash dedicated to snails.
Someday to be a snail quilt for ME!
Back to Anna Maria Horner: Loulouthi.
This line captivated me, and I immediately knew what
I wanted to make for my dear friends
Kate and Lily
who are getting married in August in NY.
It's feminine, and vintage,
and blocky (therefore masculine) and
groovy. All at the same time.
Perfect for two fabulous gals.
This was ENTIRELY the inspiration of
Meanwhile, I will contemplate what to do with this.
While I do so many other things.
Which you will hear about.