Sunday, August 21, 2011

sunday...

...we went to a market in a nearby town...hadn't been for 4 years!
...and this is what I found!


...these fabrics were 1/2 price...$1 a fat quarter!
The ticking stripe was $4...


...this piece is pretty with butterflies, birds and dragonflies!!

Saturday, August 20, 2011

Saturday...afternoon!

...grey skies...cold...windy...
wishing spring would arrive


...supermarket roses!


cheering up the day!


...some hand quilting!


...and choc fingers for afternoon tea!


Monday, August 15, 2011

button and bow swap...

...I joined in Elizabethd's buttons and bows swap!
And this pretty package arrived from Floss ...


...and inside!!


...love the vintage flower power buttons!


...and initial tape!


...on Sunday the quilt group came to our house!
This pretty bunch of lavender was grown by one quilt friend!!


I made the chicken soup from Vignette magazine...and everyone enjoyed it!

Tuesday, August 9, 2011


dead tree...


...dead tree gone!










Friday, August 5, 2011

week goes by..

...where does the week go!!
It's Friday night...what have I been doing all week...
2 trips to the gym when it should be 3...some shopping...
some washing...some cooking followed by cleaning...
...and these two magazines arrived in the mail...
...add some reading and dreaming!


...artful blogging has beautiful pictures!


for some dreaming...


...and a little shopping at the new quilt shop!