30 September 2010

28 September 2010

I’m working on something….

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Just a little sneaky peek……

26 September 2010

Hexie Pieced Pot Holder

 

 

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I love to keep my hands busy all the time..especially when I am watching the telly. 

This is Blue Wrens Nest  by Cinderberry Stitches.

 

 

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Do you see those hexagons?

I pieced the hexagons and appliqued the Blue Wren Nest . Then made it into a pot holder . Made a pair, actually. The one on the right is the reverse side.

 

My sister has been under the weather lately. So this is for her to cheer her up !

 

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24 September 2010

Stitchery Sew n Tell

Here are some of the stitching that’s been keeping me busy.


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21 September 2010

More Hexie Caddy Pincushions

I’m so happy to see more of my Hexie Caddy Pincushions appearing in Blogville!


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I think Marjorie will be making a smaller one.




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But Shannon of Pieceful Kwilter knew it was going to be big. So she used a 1.5” hexie instead of 2”. Yes, you can make it any size you like by changing the size of the hexagon.



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Lastly,  Barbara made this . 
If you  have made any Hexie Caddy Pincushion, please send me your pics or links . I love to ‘show-off’ all your beautiful creations!


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Graciela of  Hilitos de Colores  made my Hexagon Tote-Along Pouch. She even made a tutorial on how she made the pouch…in Spanish!
Muchas Gracias Graciela!


Thank you ladies for sharing your creations with me.

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Happy Stitching !!!



17 September 2010

I’ve Got Mail..Snail Mail…

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…very slow mail ! It took two weeks to reach me. And when it finally did, it’s all worth the wait.
It’s the win I got from Joy.
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Have you seen such loveliness?!
A Moda  Charm Pack!!!

I think I’ll be feasting my eyes on these pretties before I want to think of what to make with them!

Thanks so much Joy!

16 September 2010

Yummy Honeybun

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Honeybun anyone?  According to Wikipedia : A honey bun is a version of the cinnamon bun that is popular in the southeast United States.
Well, I know where you can get that…the fabricky kind!



Lana of It seams To Be Sew is having a giveaway .
Can you smell it?!
(Psst..tell Lana I sent you .)



15 September 2010

Catching Up…


I’ve been so busy with …house chores, what else! 


cleanhouse Saw this cute graphic during my ritual blog hopping mornings. Well, I don’t want my computer to be broken before my house can be clean !

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I was also busy playing catch…catching up with my BOMs. But the fact that more generous bloggers are dishing out free BOMs are not helping much !


imageFiona of Mothers Cupboard is offering  "Flowers of Love" a 10 part BOM. Make sure you visit her every first of the month. I’ve already printed the first one, ready to stitch!


  
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That’s my WIP ( Work in Progress) which may explain my MIA (Missing in Action) from link parties .



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My morning ritual of blog hopping  is a must. I love to see what everyone has been up to! If you have noticed, my blogroll of favourite places I visit is getting longer..and longer !
But what can be more fun than having peeps out there making use of my tutorials!

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Vreeni of OOPS-LAH made my Hexie Caddy Pincushion.  Love the  colour combination.
 


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And, Anita V of  Trying To Quilt  made my Hexagon Tote-Along Pouch with her daughter!  No more trying Anita, you’re already there! It’s very well made.

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Now , back to house chores and more stitching !!!
Please mail me your pics if you have made something from any of my tutorials. Thanks bunch!


Happy Stitching !!!