Tuesday, 28 August 2012

I have been sewing!

Yes I have…..I haven't been blogging much and I have so missed you all!!
It was my darling daughter Zoei’s birthday last week
Happy Birthday gorgeous girl !!
and also my Mothers….gosh she would have been 82 years old.
 
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I told you a couple of blog posts ago that I was sewing up Spin City by Miss Rosie’s Quilt Co. …well this is as far as I have got…I need to sandwich it with the quilt batting and backing fabric and then I am going to do an all over meandering machine quilting design on it.
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I just don't know why I haven't been blog hopping lately and I guess just life has been leading me in other areas.
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This is a Christmas Table runner for a special lady and it is straight but for some reason the photo makes it look all out of shape and crooked.
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But I have been sewing and creating and writing up patterns and getting these and the projects off to the different magazines. So I have had to focus on these or I would have made lots of mistakes and not be able to get them into the magazines.
Also a few Framed Hexagons have gone in the post to go to their new homes….
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These above are the ones I did in the swap and these ones are the ones I have received…
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Plus I have got back to stitching up my little Hexie flowers
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so I have been keeping busy….
hugs to all…..
vickinametag3

9 lovely people said....:

Domac said...

Gosh, you have been busy, Vicki. Looks really good - the quilt top is doing well so far and I love the hexies - both the ones you received and the ones you've sent off to other partners. That's one swap I should look into. Take care. Hugs from Donna in Brisbane.

Fiona said...

Gosh you have been busy ! Well Done Vic xxxxx

Wendy B said...

I know what you mean Vicki.....I've had the same issue with blog hopping.....life leads us many different ways, but I'm getting back on track too! Happy belated birthday Zoe!!!! Time goes so fast doesnt it!
Love what you've been up to too....can't wait to see what you've been up to in the magazines!!!!
xox big sugary hugs
Wendy :O)

Barb said...

You certainly have a lot of amazing things going on there. The quilt is just wonderful. I haven't been doing much blog hopping myself...trying to get some in tonight.

Sandy said...

I just love the framed hexies! You and your swap partners did so well on them. Thanks for sharing.
Sandy in So. Cali

Lline said...

Love all your little hexies. Wish I could draw. What's in my head just never makes it to paper looking anything like what I dreamed. That's OK though, I have other talents I can share. Someday if you find the time maybe you could put together a batch of your little designs with a how to make the framed hexie. A 'Vase of Flowers' with those little designs in the center would be a pretty wall hanging. Thanks for all pictures and inspiration you share with the world.

barb's creations said...

You've been very busy Vicki,love all the hexies :) Barb.

Ondrea said...

Yummy quilt there Vicki. Those hexies are gorgeous. Must get back into the swap again soon.

shez said...

gee you have been very busy Vickie,lovely work there,well done.xx