Still cold, and too much on to tackle big projects. So, some experiments with stitches and eyelets: elongated blanket stitches on vintage linen
Then, bullion, raised chain band and more elongated blanket around eyelets on vintage linen
I had pondered backing these with a bright colour or filling the eyelets with a stuffed piece of something bright, but perhaps simple is best.
Fast sewing of hand / shoe/ pocket warmers: 6 x3 inches of fabric, sewn to a pyramid, stuffed with 100g of long grain rice, in the microwave for 40 secs – instant bliss.
Just dashed out to get photos of a stunning mackerel sky.