Tuesday, June 30, 2015

OPAM for June.

I sewed and sewed over the past few days to get my 9Patch/Snowball quilt finished for this months OPAM …


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thanks to Kris and Peg for keeping me on track for this finish…


Other finishes for this month are two "10min Table Runners."

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A new Quilt for Lacy…

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Bargello Table Runner….

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Summer Postcard…..

Paulines From Me June 2015

and a  Stitchery Roll….

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now to work on my “Santa Sack Swap” goodies and NJ  SAL…

Hugz  Maria Smile

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Some Lovely Post

I have received some beautiful things in the post in the past week.

Firstly it was my Postcard from Pauline in the UK ,

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this theme was  'Summer' and Pauline called her postcard card “Summer Flowers” thank you Pauline I love it..

I sent Pauline “Beach Houses”

Paulines From Me June 2015

It is always such fun to create these little postcards, thanks Sheila for organising the swap again….


 Next was my Aussie Swap Block from Joanne, thank you

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A few weeks ago I was one of the lucky winners of Peg's giveaway and it arrived today …

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A beautiful purse and threads… Great purse for that small portable project and I can't wait to use the pretty threads...  Thank you Peg XX

Happy Stitching…

Hugz  Maria Smile

Saturday, June 20, 2015

A Finish for FNSI…..

It was sew nice to just sit in the cave and sew along with Wendy all the ladies joining in for FNSI last night…

did the quilting on my Bargello Christmas Table runner,


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and found a suitable fabric for the binding sew now it is DONE!!!!!!


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Love my Christmas Table runner…..


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will sort through my fabrics today sew I can start sewing some Secret Santa stuff tonight along with the Northern Hemisphere ladies….

Will pop over to visit all over the next few days HERE.
Off now to play in the cave….Smile

Hugz  Maria.

Friday, June 19, 2015

Bargellos, FNSI, BOM and a SAL…..

Can’t believe it’s been nearly two weeks since I posted… My days just fly by sew quickly.

Firstly I will show you some of the different Bargellos our members have been working on….


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everyone's are coming along beautifully …I hope to finish my Table Runner tonight…


Looking forward to sit and relax stitching along with Wendy and all the ladies for FNSI tonight. you can still sign up HERE.


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I have been busy sewing even though I haven't posted.. Have stitched Block 6 from Jenny's BOM Vintage Kitchen.


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 have completed my for Chooky's Natures Journey SAL…blocks for June..


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Also make a pile of Jacobs Ladder Blocks for Aussie Hero’s....


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and look who’s a pretty girl then? 


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Lacy had a haircut today and does look lovely…….


Must away and get organised sew I can go into the cave early….

Hugz  Maria Smile

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Biggest Morning Tea, FnwFs and Workshop.

Yesterday our Town put on The Biggest Morning Tea for the Cancer Council of WA..  We had a teapot with tea cosies on each table as prizes. Thank you to my Sweet blogging friend Anita who made this cute one for us …



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It was sew busy that I missed who the lucky lady was that won Anita’s tea cosy..   Sadly it wasn't me. Sad smile..



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The morning was a very successful raising over $5000 for the Cancer Council from our small town.



Sew it was really nice to sit, relax and sew along with Cheryll and Friends….Thanks Ladies….

firstly I did some more quilting . You can see what I am working  HERE.
When my shoulders and back were aching I had a rest and got all my gear ready for the Bargello Workshop …

Afterwards I enjoyed making another Stitchery roll...



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and then of to bed…ZZZZZZZZ



Couldn’t post earlier as I was at the workshop all day



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Halfway…..



and when I got home at 5pm  Lacy needed a walk…..



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                                  Love the Sunset at the beach this evening….



Now to do some more of my Bargello Table runner….



Hugz  Maria Smile

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

9Patch and Snowball

Five months ago I joined Terry for another SAL. This one was A 9Patch and Snowballs ….

I have finally got my Flimsy put together and sandwiched ready to quilt….


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It is 9 blocks across and 13 down.. Great for Hubby to use on his recliner… Thanks Terry was a great way to use up heaps of 2 1/2 inch blocks..


YEH!!!!!!! Blogger has let me use Windows Live Writer again…


Hugz Maria Smile