Been sewing for years and I still have a brain fart when it comes to tension issues. Now I remember with this neumonic which applies to the needle tension. Thread lies in top..tension to tight Thread lies on lower...tension loose Top tight; lower loose
Farmer's Wife 1930s quilt block no. 14 - Betty. I have already made the Betty block once but I felt it had too much contrast. This block created with scraps of small red gingham is much more in keeping and will find its way into my finished quilt.