My patchwork skills were learnt from an excellent teacher. She was a perfectionist herself, but encouraged us to leave in any stitching we could live with .... perfect or not. Mine usually not so. But I always tried my best and there have been multitudes of times when I just couldn't live with it. So rabbiting was always done. The Scot would laugh at me (he is a Perfectionist) and say that he didn't know how I had the patience to stitch - unpick - stitch so many times.
But I think I have found my nemesis (hope you like the big word, and please let it be used correctly)
Cinzia and her Raconteur BOM. see side column. I joined this as I love hexagons and stitching by hand (usually in the evenings) Her quilt looks gorgeous. But did I realise how small the blocks were .....
Ok lets give it a go says I ..... surely I can do it. 3 attempts and they all finished being thrown across the room. ok lets try a different method more action in the corner of the room, one more try same result.
So I write to