|but never the RIGHT button|
|Now you see 'em|
Pfrieda, my Pfaff 1472, is wonderful sewing machine in nearly all respects -- except for buttonholes. I gritted my teeth and made adequate buttonholes. I attached those expensive buttons. I cut the buttonholes open.
|Now you don't|
(There are now six 1-1/8" yellow buttons in my button stash. The jacket used five yards of fabric. I have lots of gray and lemon fabric left over.
In other quilting news: here is bookshelf quilt #30, made for a library trustee who was elected to the Village board and thus has to resign from the library board.
Check out what other quiltmakers are up to on Design Wall Monday at Judy's Patchwork Times.
P.S. More buttons. The vintage Hawaiian buttons are pinned on my bulletin board.