I wanted to give an update on where I am with my hand healing and sewing. It's been a few days since I posted anything.

The stitches have been removed from my hand. I am now able to bend my fingers and when I reopen them my middle finger does not stick anymore. This hand is still very sensitive and slowly healing around the scar.
Fingers bend okay!

Fingers open without locking, a new scar


I am now able to do some sewing activities. I have to restrict the amount of time I'm working on a project to keep my hands from starting to hurt. Slow progress but it's good to be sewing some again.

I completed one project and here are a few shots of it hanging. The fabric is from my stash, both are textured fabrics. The pattern used is from Ellie and Mac and called the Discoverer T.


This is a cream color textured knit.

The yoke is a black and cream somewhat mesh-like knit.

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