Saturday, July 15, 2017

GUESS WHAT I AM DOING????

This---
Yep--I am Happy Dancing--
Cause--
I really really did get  the Bed quilt all finished--
See the top is all sewn together--
and quilted--
and--
binding is all sewn on it--
the binding fabric is a piece that Anne in NY sent me for my Birthday--
and it was perfect--I have navy curtains in this room--
It was a 'monster' to do on my little machine and we went from Plan A--
to probably Plan J before it was all said and done--
the only thing I am unhappy about it is--
it is heavy--I had hoped it would be light weight--
as I have to take it off the bed each night and fold it up--
guess I will develop good arm muscles!!!!!
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Spent a bit of time this afternoon cleaning up the sewing area,
and putting thread away and winding bobbins of the main color I use for all my blocks--
so I am ready to get back into the block of the months--
and they all came in today--
First there is the wool block-

and then the Patchwork one--
I do one 10" block and 4-5" ones--

and
for the Christmas quilt--this month is the reindeer block--
and I still need to do the blue bird for this month and a couple blue blocks--
so I have work to do--
wonder if it will keep me out of trouble around here--
probably not--
this week was a rough one--living with so many seniors is a really hard job--
no matter what one does--someone doesn't like it and causes trouble--
and cause I like to help people--
I am in trouble all the time!!!

         ENJOY THE MOMENTS, DI


10 comments:

  1. looks great on the bed and the blue binding frames it off well......

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  2. Looks awesome!! I like the blue binding. You made me feel a little better since I have so many things to do. I do have my reindeer cut out, but that is as far as I have gone.
    L,A-

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  3. Looks great! I guess you could sleep in a chair somewhere so you don't have to take it off the bed? LOL! You'll probably be sleeping at your sewing machine with all you have to do before month end.

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  4. Congratulations on such a wonderful finish!

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  5. Di, your new quilt looks soooo pretty!! I LOVE IT! You did a wonderful job making it. I know you are happy about getting it finished and on your bed. It is well worth all the effort you put into it. I hope it makes you smile every time you go into your bedroom. Have a wonderful weekend.

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  6. I'm happy dancing with you! Looks great! xx

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  7. Congrats on a gorgeous finish! I really like the dark blue binding, it makes for a nice contrast with the white. Hope this week is better for you. Maybe everyone will be happy for one week?

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  8. A fantastic finish Di. I also have to take our big Quilt off the bed each day. Sad thing is I often don't put it back on......
    You sure have a lot to keep you busy this month...

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  9. Woohoo, congratulations and well done Di, your quilt is beautiful!! I hope you are staying out of trouble this week :-) Hehe love the wee smile at the end... I'll have to show it to my daughter, she won't stop knitting for her wee dog!

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