I finally got all the squares for the rug or thick blanket I made for a Christmas gift sewn together. That was not easy on my hands and arm, because I used a twisty joining stitch, the same one I’ve been using, but tighter. I’ll be glad for a break from that!
Yeah, I knew the dark purple would not contrast enough. But up close it looks all right. Maybe the recipient will put furniture on that one corner.
I did learn a lot about the mosaic technique, though, and I sure enjoy it. Look how cool the back looks.
I like the technique so much that I decided to make a mosaic border in two of the brighter colors. It will look like a Greek pattern. Here’s the chart.
I think it will end up cheerful and useful.
In the meantime, here’s the sunset.
And here are horses who thought they’d escaped but foolishly ran back into the other pasture. Silly beasts.