Wednesday, 14 September 2011

It has only taken 3 years! ......Plus a secret to tell.

That’s not long is it? 3 years?


Well I was in a Row by Row swap on the Craft Forum back in 2008 and got all the completed rows from those who were in the swap and I sent off rows to those in exchange. It was such a thrill getting the rows in the mail and now I have finally put them all together with sashing in between the rows and a border all the way around.

The next step is to quilt it and then of course bind it. I am really pleased with it and my darling hubby loves it! So I am going to surprise him with it as his very own quilt. He doesn't read my blog so it will stay a surprise. *grin*
My secret……..Have you been excited lately?
I hope you have and well I have…I was contacted by Accuquilt this morning to tell me they are giving me a Go! Baby Fabric Cutter and it’s now on its way to my doorstep for me to play with!! Soooo excited about this *big toothy smile* and I can hardly wait for it to get here to play with it and soon after I will have one to give away too.
Stay tuned for this as I know you would love to win one.
I am doing the happy dance here!

Thank you Accuquilt…can hardly wait to play.
Have a great day everyone
Hugs to all……

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18 lovely people said....:

secondhandrose said...

Love the row by row. That is a very effective way to piece a quilt.
Congrats on the Baby Go, I'm sure you will enjoy it.

Cathy (aka CrafteeCC) said...

WOW what a lovely quilt!
looking forward to hear your opinion on the GoBaby!
I'm doing a happy dance too ;-)

Graciela said...

this is beatiful, congrats, Vicky!!!
have a nice day kisses ♥

Mommarock said...

Well, Whooooohooooo! I can't wait to see what you make :) What a wonderful blessing :)

Barb said...

love your row by row...and how fun to give one of those babies away!!

Leeanne said...

Lucky lucky you! You will have fun, we have one at the shop I work at and it is fabulous.
I like your row by row,I am in a round robin group too and we did one last year, they are lots of fun.

Narelle said...

Congratulations Vicki you deserve to have a play with the Accuquilt. I would love to have one to have a play with as all the wonderful things that you can make with one.
Have a great time when it gets there.


The colors are beautiful.I like your blog and your work, I'm your fan, Esperanza!!!!

Shirlwin said...

I love the row x row quilt!! It has turned out so well.
Congratulations Vicki on the 'secret' ... and the chance of a giveaway for us readers!:)

Jeanette said...

The quilt looks fabulous Vicki. Lucky you getting a baby go to play with. Hugs,

Doris said...

It looks gorgeous Vicki, I still haven't done mine yet! And you lucky duck, I'd love one of those, make sure you get the hexi die for all your hexis!!

Liz said...

Vicki-I am so happy that you have received a Baby Go.Enjoy.The row-by-row is spectacular!!

Quiltin' Sandy said...

Abfab news Vicki- waiting to see what you make with your new Baby GO. :-}

helbel19 said...

Hi Vicki,

I remember the girls doing that row by row and yours does look terrific, well done.


KaHolly said...

I love Row by Row quilts and I think yours is beautiful. Your hubby will be very pleased. Congratulations on getting a Baby Go. Everyone is having so much fun with theirs, I know you will, too! ~karen

Gloria said...

Your Row by Row is beautiful. Have fun playing with your Baby Go!

Jeanneke said...

Wow! I love the row by row. Great way to make a great quilt!
Congratulations on the Baby Go; looking forward to read your opinion. Very kind of you to give one of those babies away; would love to win it as it seems to me I might have great benefit of it in the months to come.....
Enjoy it, you deserve it!
Have a nice day!

alice said...

Wow!! Congrats--I know you will have fun with the GoBaby! I love the Row by Row. Guess it is true that good things come to those who wait.