Saturday, July 31, 2010

What I have been Up Too. !

Well time has got away from me again.! Its a couple of weeks since I bloged but I have done quite a bit in that time !

I have never made either of my daughters a quilt. ! All three grandchildren have one ..... Thought it was time so Made a top at a retreat a few weeks ago and this is the result all finished !IMG_0148

This is the top before quilting


The top after quilting and finished .!

It's Called Cherish nature by Moda Lovely colours.


A close up of the quilting I did this one on my Frame .


Quilting from the back.

I have also done several Dear Jane blocks  after not doing any for a while It was good to get back to it.


This is a few of them .

Ive also done a few more Hexagons from My candied hexagon quilt , I am loving doing these.


Last weeks workIMG_0244

It dosn't matter where I take them  everyone wants to look and now quite a few of my groups members have started doing them too. 

Oh one more flaunt but I didn't make this one ...... This is my 38th year Wedding Anniversary Present.......!cid_image002_jpg@01CB298C 

My new RED Pajero. ! I love it . !

Saturday, July 10, 2010

I'm Back.......

Well I have actually been home for a while but just never seem to have time to update this blog, I went to another retreat and did lots of stitching, again it was for a week, I made 2 quilt tops, 2 bags Covered a grocery bag, made 3 dog quilts.! and a few 

FWS blocks.   


This is a large Tote made from Moda Santorini Charm Squares.


This one in a gorgeous Blue and White.


This is a lovely quilt top I'ts Julie Wallace's Decorator Quilt Pattern Made up in Yuwa fabrics very Shabby Chic.


Sun Rise over Coolum.... yes some of us were up Early.!


The candied hexagon's are coming along I am really enjoying doing them....


This is another quilt top Cherish nature by Moda, I used a jelly Roll and a pack of Charm Squares.  Its been claimed by my eldest daughter I will start quilting it tomorrow.

Theres lots more I could add to this but I'll do another update in a couple of days........

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