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Wednesday, August 31, 2011

WIP Wednesday

This week I don't have much to show you. My father-in-law went in hospital on Friday...passed away yesterday; so I have been pre occupied; I'm afraid.  but here is what I have; besides everything waiting to be quilted from last weeks post; the dresden blocks are all put together......
and I am  half way through the hand quilting of the Dear Jane quilt.  looking very nice. if I do say so

On a serious note; head over toLee at Freshly Pieced and see what is going on...I will be back in a few have a look myself...take care everyone.

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

WIP Wednesday

I so look forward to this day every week; and try to have something for you to see. But it doesn't always happen...not that I'm not working at it; you So; here we go...

waiting to be quilted: 2 scrappy tops
                                Harry Potter top
                                order for England(blue & raspberry one)

waiting for borders:  Blueberry(applique)

in the frames:  Dear Jane( coming along slowly)

piecing:  it's a surprise yet; but here is a peek......Now; I'm linking up with  Lee  over at Freshly Pieced; take a look and see for yourself how much fun we are all having with this.

And this week I have been in the vegie garden a good amount of the time....picking peas and beans....

Friday, August 19, 2011

VoteFor Me,please!!!!

I entered my Sunflower quilt in the weekly theme contest over here. I would appreciate it if you would vote for my starts today and goes until late Sunday...This is the quilt.

Thank you so much...

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

I Won!!!!!!!!!!1

I feel so very lucky; I just won fabric from the New Summer House collection over at 1Choice 4 Quilting...

Thank you 1 Choice 4 Quilting for this win....I am so very anxious to see this it!!!


This is so hard to believe!! Mid August already. But what a busy summer it has been. How have all of you spent your summer anyway?? vacations?? sewing??? working in gardens?? Tell me all about I have done all but vacation...shoot!! How did I miss that one?? Hope to go to Mexico in March...fingers are crossed again..didn't go away past 2 years..I am due.......Now; works in progress: never mind those quilt tops waiting to be hand quilted. They have a long wait right now. So; as of now...I finished quilting the sampler I did for a lady; remember; I took a pic of it just started 2 weeks ago?? Well; here it is now; on the right...................

And I have the next one in the frames and just a little quilting done on it now...This is a Dear Jane quilt top; going to take awhile; I think...tiny little pieces; lots of seams That is it above.....

I am also piecing the sweetest quilt top for a little girl....not going to show any of it yet....but oh it is adorable.
I'll wait til I have more of it done up...

So; I guess that is it for me this week...make sure you run on over to Lee at Freshly Pieced and see what is going on with everyone else..It is a very busy place you know.

Monday, August 15, 2011

Giveaway Alert!!!! is having a wonderful giveaway.
There is a jelly roll...layer cake...fat quarter bundle..oh goodness!!!! All kinds of goodies...get over there and see for yourself...HURRY!!!!!!

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

WIP Wednesday

This summer is just flying by too quickly; and we have had no real summer weather...rain and more rain...
Anyway; I won't grumble anymore; lol.  This week I have had lots of sewing time with the rain; you know..haha.
This quilt is now 2/3 quilted                                     
This one was just a waiting to be quilted

These are all of my Summer Sampler Blocks finished
There are a couple with the white print background that I will probably remake...don;t care for them.

Now; don't forget to visit Lee at Freshly Pieced and see all the wonderful work going on over there.

I still have quilts piling up to be hand quilted; such as Harry Potter; 2 scrappy tops, the applique(not finished).

Now; there is also a weekly giveaway going on over at Pink Chalk Fabrics....check that one out also.

Friday, August 5, 2011

New Giveaway!!!!

Over here at Black Creek Primitives you can get in on this great giveaway.  Quick; take a look for yourself.

Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!!! # 12 of the Summer Sampler

This is my favorite of them all...I  It is a shame that it is over, but now I have to decide what to do with these blocks..not sure yet. Do you know????

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

WIP Wednesday

please excuse the order of these pics...                          todays summer sampler block
one row of new quilt top
Good morning is a cloudy morning heavy rain last night, and suppose to rain again today.  but good day for sewing and quilting, right???  lol.  This week I have so much on the go here; still have 2 scrappy quilt tops waiting to be hand quilted..the applique quilt top is no larger than last week...I have quite a bit done on the order for England; the rows are put to get them actually stitched into one top....I am up to date with the Summer Sampler QAL;pics are on earlier posts; if you would like a look, and I have the fabrics for the orders for Ontario.I have a commissioned quilt in the frames now.  Lee over at Freshly Pieced has more fun going on; take a look for yourself and see what the rest of the world is up to.scrappy topssampler in frames
Applique/needs borders

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Accu Cutter Giveaway!!!

We are so lucky to have another chance at one of these....go over here and get in on this now!!!

Anyone want to win some fabric?????

Head on over here and get in on this giveaway....3 lucky people will get a new stash....mmmmmmmmmmm

Monday, August 1, 2011

Summer Sampler #10

I have to start off today thanking Faith for being patient with me when it came to the templates. And Lee for her great instructions on I never knew how to save the copies and put them on my reader to print...I know; dah!!! But with their great help...voila!!!!