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Friday, December 28, 2012

Christmas

Hope Every one had a great Christmas. Had my family move in over the Christmas Break all 12 of them.
Cleaning up done.  Tree away. Lights away. Hope to get some sewing done today.

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Tea Cosy Pattern

Purchased this lovely downloadable Tea Cosy Pattern from Craftsy. I am doing Button Hole Applique and Hand Embroidered Flowers.
Beaded Retractable Tape Measure

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

New Pattern

While at the Quilters Angel I couldn't haelp my self and brought a new pattern.
Hope to get it made over christmas.

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Quilt Stand

Look what arrived in the Post Yesterday.
My new Quilt Stand. Quilt made in a swap by Pat.

High Tea

Took my Mum and Great Aunt for High Tea for her 88th Birthday yesterday at Highfields , Toowoomba
Had a great day. Also went to 2 Quilt Shops.

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Sky Fall

Going to see this. The new James Bond Movie. Should be good, love James Bond Movies.

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Saturday, November 17, 2012

Free Runner Pattern

Found this great free Runner Pattern on the Lecien web site. Thought it would make  great gift.
A friend of mine loves butterflies.  http://www.lecien.co.jp/en/hobby/patterns/index.html

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Antique Rose Quilt Top

Had a great weeks holiday on the NSW coast.

It took me a week to get back into sewing.
Finished another Quilt Top today.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

My Whimsical Garden

Did the first Block for My Whimsical Garden. I am going on retreat on the weekend and hope to get several blocks done.

Antique Rose

Had a great day sewing today. Completed the centre of my Antique Rose Quilt . Now ready for the borders.

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Cottage Charms


Look what came in the post. I am wanting to make this runner. Can't wait to start

Monday, October 8, 2012

Look what came in the post today

What I received in the post today

camp oven Festival




When went and camped at the Millmeran Camp Oven Festival on the Week End. Had a great time.
This is a photo of one of the Tractors in the Tractor Pull.

Friday, August 24, 2012

Antique Rose

Had a good day yesterday completed 3 more blocks for my Antique Rose Quilt.
Should have a good week end sewing as my husbands Train Club have there  Train Show.
Hoping to get lots done.

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Giraffe Quilt

I did 3 more blocks for my Giraffe Quilt. Don't know how it goes together yet. Which blocks go where.

Monday, August 13, 2012

Jelly Roll race

I did this Jelly Roll Race last weekend at a 4 day retreat. It is done with a bali pop.
I am going to do a 2.5 Black all the way around then a nice chocolate batik if I can find one by the meter.
One of the ones used in it would be great.

Crafty August

I have my Craftsy Free BOM's up to date. I am off to see my Grandmother she is 93 today.And in excellent health.Sadly my grandfather died a couple of years ago at 96.

Saturday, August 11, 2012

Sunday, July 22, 2012

Batik Quilt

What I have been working on today. A batik quilt for my daughter. Only about 1/4 of the quilting to do.
I am making this for her spare bed.

Craftsy BOM July

I am up todate with my craftsy Bom blocks.
The flash has made them look a bit yellow. I have used a beige background

Friday, July 20, 2012

Vicki's BOM

I finished 3 Blocks for Vicki's BOM today

Bag

Telstra finally admitted there was a problem and have internet again.
I finished a doiley and bag as pick a box draw for our Quilt Show

Monday, June 18, 2012

Bag

I have just completed the embroidery for a bag . It will be a prize in a draw for our quilt show.

Sunday, June 17, 2012

Craftsy

I have been having trouble with Blogger not letting me add photos
I am up to date with my craftsy  free BOM blocks and my Shabby fabrics free Cottage BOM

Sunday, June 10, 2012

Toowoomba

Last weekend went to toowoomba for 2 day. While my husband was at the Model Train Show I did all the quilt shops. Had a great time.

Thursday, May 31, 2012

Lizzie Quilt

Received Winter Swap

Yesterday I received my winter swap parcel from Lizzie.
I received a lovely parcel. A great little quilt , pincushion, bundle of lovely shabby chic fabrics and lots of lovely ribbons and ric rac. I love receiving these great parcels.


Thanks Lizzie they are all lovely.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Monday, May 14, 2012

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Quilters Picnic

Went to the Quilters Picnic at the Gold Coast yesterday.  Had a great day.
Great venue, we ate our lunch over looking the canal.
They had a surfboard viewers choice challenge. This is a picture of a few of them.
Sorry I never took a picture of the winner.

Friday, May 4, 2012

Sunday, April 29, 2012

Eldest Daughters 1st Quilt

This is my Eldest Daughters 1st Quilt. She has never been interested before. She made the quilt and I bound it for her yesterday. It rained all day so it was a great day to watch a movie and sew.