Apart from any vintage sheets that I might come across in the odd charity shop (because really I couldn't leave them behind as it's quite rare for me to find them.) this is the last fabric I intend buying for the next 6 months! I bought these lovelies from Mary (Vintage sheet pimp and general vintage sheet loveliness enabler.) who has had a 30% off in her shop these last few days. (The 30% ends today so you do need to sprint along if you want to pick yourself up some vintage sheet loveliness!) Of course I had to take advantage of that 30% off because Mum has a birthday coming up at the end of February and has already mentioned how warm the last quilt is I made her and I thought she might like a vintage sheet quilt for when the plus quilt is in the wash.
I have also agreed to join in with round two of the UK and Ireland Vintage Sheet swap - again organised by Mary. There is still time to join in if you have some vintage sheeting you'd like to swap. Go to the flickr group here for more details. Be warned though it got me completely addicted! (Mum's birthday will have passed before we've got our sheets back which was a good
I am thinking a simple squares quilt for Mum. I know I've done this before (and not just with vintage sheets.) But I do love the simplicity of it, especially for showing off the vintage sheet patterns. I am hoping to get out vintage sheet hunting next week. Wish me luck!