Nothing’s perfect…

Like life, sewing is not perfect. 🙂 
There is always a seam that needs to be ripped out or you will see a mistake after a project is completed.
The other day, I was looking at the quilt I have hanging in my living room.  It’s the very first quilt I made.  It is full of what I would now call mistakes, but in the beginning I was proud of my creation, not seeing the flaws. 
I am still proud of it but for different reasons.  Looking at my first quilt reminds me that nothing is perfect and with each quilt I learn something new.  I have also found this true with the handbags and tote bags I make.  That’s the fun in creating something with your hands; it’s growing, learning and accomplishing new ideas each time you work.
So the next time you have to rip out a seam…
🙂  Sonia
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