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Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Me Time ~ September 24, 2013

 
I'm finally back home for a little while and
headed off to Me Time today.  Someone
celebrated a birthday recently so it was a
perfect time for cookies and presents.
 
 
There are some new things in the shop
since the last time I was there.  This one
makes my head hurt, the squares are tiny!
 
 
This is a quilt made with a large scale block
which is much easier to make than it looks.
 
 
Here is a sweet small basket quilt.
 
 
This will be a pillow.  I love the stitching
on the rick-rack.
 
 
 
 


5 comments:

  1. The quilt with the tiny squares is awesome! I think I want to make something like it some day. BTW, I have the exact same glasses as your green ones, except mine are gold. I love those glasses and purchased mine from Ebay (after I had gotten just a few at a garage sale).

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  2. The glasses were a birthday gift to the shop owner. I thought they would also be great to hold a tea light candle, they would reflect the light beautifully.

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  3. I'm inspired by the basket quilt, especially love the string border or are they log cabins??? Thanks for visiting my blog! It is through people like you that I find my inspiration to sew and blog.

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    1. I didn't make that quilt but I will ask the maker the next time I see her and let you know. ~ Ellen

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    2. Ferne ~ I checked with the maker today and they are log cabin blocks.

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