|What it is supposed to look like. Pic stolen from pattern directions.|
I was going to show you my step by step process but then I realized I would be giving away class secrets and that wouldn't be fair to Colleen.
I will show some pictures of the beginning, the middle...the pain and strife.... and hopefully the end product when it's finished:)
One thing, though, I'm not going to use the Duponi Silk that the Supply List suggests. I went to my local fabric store and it was $40 per yard and up and I only need small pieces. I did some on-line research and I did see plain white Duponi Silk for $9.25 USD per yard that I could dye I guess but that's way to messy and too much bother.
I have tons of fabric already so, I've decided to use what I have here in my stash.
I also needed some Wonder Under so I went on a little shopping trip to Sew Sisters which is an amazing Quilt Shop near me here in Toronto.
I also picked up
It's a good thing the hubby was with me...at my elbow....breathing down my neck...asking what I was going to make...sigh. It was a good thing:(
p.s. I did say that he didn't NEED to come in the store but he didn't take the hint as he knows me too well.......hee hee.