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Wednesday, October 24, 2012

IHSW October

Hi Ladies,

My oh my, did time fly! Last weekend we had the IHSW again and I must say that I'm quite pleased with the results I've booked! Normally my weekend is always quite busy but on Sunday I decided that it was MY DAY and I completely ignored my laundry and other house chores that were screaming loudly to me! ;-)

I managed to finish my fifth Santa by The Prairie Schooler, made a good start with the sixth and made an entire second block for my quilt.




Plans have changed a little bit by now ... Normally I was going to make nine blocks but now I've decided for 12 (the quilt will fit better on my "tea table" when finished).

P.S.: That's not oxo but "lait russe" in my mug (basically some coffee and lots of milk ;-)

I'll show you some more quilting tomorrow (last quilt lesson)!

11 comments:

~Narita said...

I'm loving your santas! How are you going to finish them? Separately? Or with a border around each and made into a quilt/wall hanging?

Anne said...

Your Santas are very nice! Congrats on work done! :)

Joysze said...

YAY for having 'your' day, Ann!! The Santas are looking so great. Love how the quilt is shaping up. :D

Carol said...

I do love those Santas, Ann!! You're going to have such a wonderful collection of ornaments this Christmas :)

Giovanna said...

Nice stitching and sewing!

Berbel said...

Wat leuk dat je een berichtje op mijn blog hebt achtergelaten,
groetjes Berbel

♥ Nia said...

Looking great!! Good progress :D
hugs&smiles

Dani - tkdchick said...

What fantastic Santas!!!

That's going to be a lovely quilt!

Melissa said...

Hey! I'm a new follower :)

Doesn't it feel great to just have a day all to yourself! Let the laundry scream all it wants, the rest and relaxation is alllllll worth it :)

Lovely stitching on the Santa's! Make me get in the mood for some x-mas stitching :):):)

Cheers,
Melissa
stjohnsstitcher.blogspot.ca

Denise said...

Lovely stitching! I love to collect santa's and stitch them. I just completed a patchwork santa myself.
Happy Stitching
Denise
http://countrystitcher.blogspot.com

Brigitte said...

Oh my, these Santas look gorgeous. I'm a huge PS fan and collect their books. So I should have this one somewhere...