Thursday, March 17, 2011

Today I : :

~ started a new applique project...
hangers for appliques
~ realized that this is the very first time I have stitched with black thread -- I love it!
stitched.in.black
~ am hoping to make three more by this weekend...
old hangers.new applique
~ am admiring the very old wooden clothes pins spilled out onto my desk...
very old clothes pins
~ am loving the combination of old wood, new thread, and wool felt...
thread.wool.wood
~ am delighted with my friends reaction to her new pin cushion...
another pin cushion
~ am watching my little one find lots of things she likes in our newest sewing book...
reading in window light
~ am very happy that after a rather dark morning, as I finish writing this -- the sun is finally shining!

Wishing you all a lovely day and to not forget about my Giveaway!  ~ Maureen

15 comments:

  1. It's sixy and sunny!!! I feel like running to the top of the mountain singign like the Van Trapp Family!!! Enjoy your Day!!!

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  2. Love the new applique project...do you know what it will end up being (like will it be a pillow for sale) :)?

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  3. Beautiful Applique. Love the colors. :)

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  4. Love the applique project...I don't usually do a lot of applique but I'm working on a block of the month quilt for Christmas right now which is all appliqued and I'm really enjoying it so far.

    Enjoy your day!

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  5. OMG, that tree is so amazingly adorable! I love the different colored leaves. SO CUTE!!!!

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  6. I love the accent the black thread gives, and nice clean lines.

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  7. Ooh, the black stitching is very cool. I see a new pillow phase for you!

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  8. I love the black thread too!

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  9. Oh, I LOVE the applique so far! It's beautiful! I'm excited to see how it all turns out.

    Rachel @ Maybe Matilda

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  10. I love your sewing project. It's very fresh and modern. :)

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  11. Oh I love this!! Wonderful job...can't wait to see it finished.

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