Friday, July 20, 2012

No really, I can hear the constant hum of sewing motors...

Our dear Santa Lesley has been busy I can assure you...SHE has the new schedule up for Think Christmas...I can see many of you will be busy as I will be this weekend sewing up our blocks and projects for this wonderful surprising uplifting blog hop....hosted and cheered on by

 AND DON'T LET THIS SLIP BY....

OHHHH the bowls with borders who will 
be cheered on by our Carol 
is very busy with that too...
Have you started your bowls..?
Have you thought of what you will do with them..
I have ....mmmmmm
 I see Carol has her Pom's Pom's displayed
Each host is giving a set of pompoms
as a symbol of being chosen for our cheerleading squad..
( Leslie has her on her blog too lol) 

..................................

There is something buzzing in our world this week. I can feel it...I can't tell you specifically ..
but there is something else..


WELLLLLL could it be the next 2 blog hops....?
Could be.... Here are the next 2 members of our cheerleading squad...

I am working on the new buttons and on 
MONDAY we will start the signs up..
How does that sound?

Corrie from Quilt Taffy
will be hosting one of them

and

Cherry from Cherry Blossoms
quilting studio
will be hosting the next one...


Yes they will be...and they are
terrific Cheerleaders..oh my our squad
is growing ...

Check back on Monday for the announcements..

I remain, Squad Leader...



Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Oooops forgot to tell you ....

we all will be busy preparing for
THINK CHRISTMAS......

Lesley from the Cuddle Quilter.... over here has the schedule...but don't go there yet....wink...she is adding more names..check out on FRIDAY. ok...

Meanwhile you can hop on over here and see what is on my bucket list...


I even set you a table...next...lol 

I am working on this before shot ...which will be a new cafe highlighted in Ombres and Chevrons a la Riley Blake Designs... Oh just wait till you see the transformation....

My best


Tuesday, July 17, 2012

WOW I hate seeing anything END....

Ending anything makes me sad..... Sew let's lift each other with this news........I was reading in between the lines to the wonderful CHEERLEADING comments this past week, about some who have missed out on THINK CHRISTMAS blog hop that will be starting very soon....GOOD NEWS!


WE will extend the blog hop for 2 more extra days..but we only have sew many spots...
Sew here is WHAT YOU WILL DO.... Tomorrow at MIDNIGHT and all day....
let LESLEY know ( she will be hosting this event) that
subject headline...I WANT IN!...


Lcarruthers@gmail.com


Lesley who is hosting this event will let you know if she has space for you....I am already thinking
this is going to be a terrific blog hop...just THINK CHRISTMAS> I am with trees, and umbrella's for Mrs Claus, and bags, and ribbons, and .......




pssssst...later this week, I will be announcing the next 3 blog hops that will follow Think Christmas
and Carol's Bowls with Borders.....3 more coming...what could they possibly be...

Well I am designing buttons this week..sew you just wait and see...wink... who is still on a ROLL!


p.s winners announced on my other blog
www.sewIquiltnow.com

and now I will be resting...NO I won't I will be sewing
what else would I be doing, besides some homework
and tidying up our home and making some potato salad
and baking a dessert of cho-chip cookies and .....

we will see you later in the week...
x

Monday, July 16, 2012

Red White Blue Last Day of our Blog Hop


What an amazing Hop this has been. It was a pleasure being your tour guide. I now need more fabrics, more books and more time for all the ideas I received from this wonderful ride!

A huge thank you to Madame Samm for allowing me to host this hop.

A huge that you to all the participants who worked so hard to and did inspire us. This is what quilting is all about.

Helping and inspiring each other.

I (Jane) will leave the button up on my side-bar so we can go back and start all over from the beginning. I know I will there are many new blocks in my future.

BUT Wait...

We are not done


Day 16 is right here...


Who will Madame Samm pick as out top two today?
TOP 2 today..everyone is up.. are.......


Love this one....as it looks like you fall in...great job on this log cabin..


this one was a delight a summer breeze waving the flag....nicely done




Sunday, July 15, 2012

Red White and Blue Blog Hop Day 15 July 15th


we are at day 15!
only 1 more day left...

can you believe the number of blocks we have...
on our link here to our Pinterest Page

excluding today's..
I think we are nearly at
300...
293....we will top over 300 tomorrow...
you watch...

I wonder what todaywill bring?

July 15th


Be sure to return later

to see who was chosen as our top 2 blocks of the day?

HERE THEY ARE>....

ohhhh and at the crack of dawn we have the top
2 to reveal this morning...and what a delight 2
they are..

This lady did an amazing appliqué...and perfect for a sunday morning to wake
you all up and ask you to be sure to visit our amazing creators...


and this young lady who happens to make her star into
a  great bag give-away.....get over there and sign up...
She is one funny lady! 

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Now go out there and be great cheerleaders..
cheer on our fabulous team....they have been amazing...