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WOW or WIP’s Esther Aliu 36th April 2017

Rather frightening to think it is May in a couple of days time?????  I wonder if this year is flying past you as fast as it past me????  Best part is I’m actually managing to do a lot of sewing … Continue reading

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WOW 19th April 2017 with Esther Aliu

My week has been spent finishing adding the last of the hexies to the border of my 1930 GMFG hexagon quilt and making a small wall crazy quilt for a special friend who is very ill in hospital. I started … Continue reading

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WOW or WIP’s with Esther 12th April 2017

Working on  a lovely old 1930’s (I think) Grandmother Garden quilt.  I bought this quilt on eBay many years ago and have been slowly quilting and making a hexagon border for it. From this !!!! To this       Update … Continue reading

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WOW or WIP’s with Esther Aliu 5th April 2017

1/4 of the year has gone but not sure were as I’m sure I did not see all those days some one stole some from me LOL On Sunday night I spent 5 hrs of playing on block 3 of … Continue reading

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Ufosin2017 End of March

I’ve been in bed but on the mend but did not blog on Wednesday so I’m adding my end of the month blog I made to link with Meredithe and share what I’ve been doing on my 17 UFO’s I … Continue reading

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WOW or WIP’s on 22nd March with Esther Aliu.

Some one stole 1/2 my week this week!!!! Even with sewing to midnight every night, the week flew past to quickly ! Im just uploading photo’s and hopefully I can write later in the day what Im doing here LOL … Continue reading

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Esther Aliu’s scrappy hexagons lots of fun March 15th 2017

  Ive spent most of this week appliquéing on blue bells and embroidering fine stems for my Secret garden block 2 of Esther Aliu’s mystery BOM for 2017 it is a very very beautiful. block.     Esther Aliu  www.estheraliu.blogspot.com.au … Continue reading

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The Secret Garden designed by Esther Aliu 8th March 2017

I all most did not get time to blog today, now 7.30pm in OZ my Wednesday is almost over. Ive spent most of this week working on Esther’s Secret Garden block 2. Update adding my bias stems I have been … Continue reading

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22nd Feb 2017 The Secret Garden’s Basket 3 D look

Ive been so busy the last week trying to be a grandmother, mother, working, babysitting and QUILTING  in the evenings the week went by in a flash. Most of my quilting and sewing has been on The Secret Garden by … Continue reading

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WOW or WIP’s with Esther 15th Feb 2017

Midway through Feb???  Time is flying be this year, I can not keep up with which day it is any more LOL today the second part of Diamond Hill will be released this is Esther’s free BOM for 2017 and … Continue reading

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WOW or WIP’s with Esther 8th Feb 2017

Not much to show in the patchwork side this week, Ive mostly been quilting not doing patchwork.  A great deal of the time this week was unpicking two kimonos one for the backing of my Memory to all Women in … Continue reading

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1st Feb 2017 Diamond Hill

Were did January go to????? My first project of my 17 ufosin2017 21 days was up on the 21st of Jan and I started my 2nd project The Teddy Bears Picnic and finished it on the 29th Jan I started … Continue reading

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My Ufosin2017 challenge Feb 2017

Its very very hot and humid up here in the far north of OZ.  around 30C and 98% humidity!!!! To wet to work in the garden and hot. Mossies have arrived in full force so time to stay indoors and … Continue reading

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New Year projects WOW or WIP’s with Esther.

Busy day ahead as Im baby sitting for the next 6 hrs. So off now to join up with Esther Aliu WOW or WIPs Esther has just released a lovely new BOM called Diamond Hill. Many thanks for dropping in … Continue reading

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How do you design your quilts I get asked often?????

I have no idea, they just happen, some times I dream an idea, I see something that triggers a memory, Im doing some thing and think this would make a great wee quilt???? This morning it happened when I was … Continue reading

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1st one of my projects for 17 Ufosin 2017 challenge

My 3rd project has begone!!!! Memory To All Mothers In War. How quickly this year is going because of my deadlines with Meredith’s Challenge.  Im trying to keep up with one project each 21 days and so far its working, … Continue reading

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My 2017 challenge with Meredith and Ann. Work on 17 UFO’s

Happy New Year every one,wishing that some of your wishes come true this year. All though Im working on the below 16 quilts and the one above this year, when Im not working on those ones I will be working … Continue reading

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21st Dec 2016

I have run out of time to do a blog this week so using last weeks blog and adding a little to it.  Hubby and I were blessed to ahve ALL the family here on Christmas day. I wish you … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas ALL. 14th Dec 2016

This may be my last blog before Christmas so Id like to say I hope you are all with family and friend over this time.  Foe those of you who will not be I hope the day is full of … Continue reading

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30th Nov 2016 Working on my lovely Gollies and colour in my garden this morning.

Oh gosh how did it get to Dec tomorrow??????? This week I have been working on my darling golly dolls, so many happy child hood memories have been woken.  I hope they are giving many of you those same lovely … Continue reading

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