Tuesday, April 16, 2013

DAY 7 april showers mug rug blog hop with Fabri-Quilt and Ro Gregg as the designer ( Sponsors)

I want more.....- MUG RUGS.
Surely this will bring a rainbow of colours to our days...
WE had to add a couple more days in fact
so we will be going through to the 18th....
So are you READY?

I think I am ready...I am trying
to complete Ms Diva, - she has been taking up my 
most precious time...Darn her lol
I have 3 ideas brewing for my mug rug...hint ....
See you on the 18th...Until then....

Erin at Sew at home Mummy will be your cheerleader...
We are shaking our pom poms for her....
She happens to be the very first on the hop....
There is no doubt she will be cheering you all on too! 

RECAP here of expectations 
if you need a reminder!

Here are today's MUG RUG creators...
I am expecting to have a downpour of inspiration.
LET's cheer for our ladies...
They love to see your comments...

( remember ladies please turn off your 
word verification, 
so we can leave you some
 lovely outpouring comments) 

Cathi @ Quilt Obsession
Jane @ Jane's Fabrics and Quilts
Heidi @ Nutz4Redwork
Cherry @ Cherry'sPrairiePrimatives
Christine @ Quilt Monster in my Closet
Vickie @ More Stars in Comanche
Pauline @ Stekje
Jan @ Jan's Art Friendzy
Nissa @ Nissa Made Stuff
Robin @ As Sweet As Peaches
Lyndsey @ Sew Many Yarns
Eleni @ That Other Blog

      Our top 2 today are....

Meringues and coffee joined with a sweet bird....
well you can't help think this is a great combo..
The photo, colours, stunning!

This lady created a circle one....and it is looks divine with her cat mug...
seems the cat on her mug totally agrees...
Pinwheels always reminds me of spring...
A Classic! 


This lady I think she is from TEXAS lol
surrounded by bluebonnets, even in her fabric choice
made for a delightful spring mug rug! 
look at the Texas fabric choice...brilliant! 

 These are the collections that can be won at the end of our hop..

1. 1 winner from the top 3 each day

2.  1 winner for all who created a mug rug

3. 1 winner from all those who left comments

Fabri-Quilt has some lovely collections
we chose Ro Gregg ( designer) , because after all the rain..
There will be lot's of colour in our gardens...
a lot to celebrate this coming summer

Now let's CHEER AWAY
any rain that may dampen our days...


  1. oh wow! Am I the first one to go hopping this morning? Madame Samm... you have your work cut out for you this morning choosing top 2 and most creative! :)

    Mighty fine mug rugs are being made by everyone!

  2. Gosh everyone must be sleeping....hahaha!! great hop this morning and nice choices.

  3. Got the bloghop fever today, getting showered with kind words! Love your picks of the day, Mme Samm, there were enough sweet mug rugs to chose from.

  4. Thank you from the bottom of my heart, I'm "sew" humbled and happy. And now the rest of the story ...... WOO-HOO ! YIPPEE ! YEE-HAW ! I'm a doing the TEXAS 2-step around the kitchen this morning ! (composure gained once again) I really do Thank YOU !

  5. Don't know how your choose, but I do have to mention the hexi's with the shower scarfs - amazing.

  6. Your choices are absolutely the best. So many great mug rugs today. Well, every day!.

  7. The hop is winding down with two days to go but I have not tired of looking at mug rugs yet! Each day brings such interesting takes on these little gems.

  8. A lot of beautiful rugs today. You picked great ones.

  9. This is the BEST BLOG HOP ever! I now have a zillion ideas in my head to make my own mug rugs. Thanks for doing this!

  10. Samm, I love those bluebonnets and the Texas mug rug and the round one was great and the black bird with the red, black and white fabrics is wonderful. Everyone who made a mug rug for today had nice ones and it's a tough job to choose just a few top ones.

  11. Look at the cute bird and the Texas mug rug! (And I'm not even from Texas ;)

  12. Gah! I honoured to have been selected! not expected at all.. Some much creativity and talent with the ladies.. thank you!

  13. I always love visiting the blogs before checking out the winners. It's fun to see how your choices compare with mine. You do such a great job.

  14. Great hop today. So many extremely creative projects today. I tried to post a comment to That Other blog. It will not allow me to post a comment on her project. I don't know it quiet possibly could be my computer acting up. Just thought I'd bring it to your attention in case it is soemthing going on with the blog.

  15. Cute mug rugs, so many creative quilters out there.

  16. Oh, my goodness!! I am SO excited that my circular pinwheel was one of your choices!! It was marvellous fun to put together! Thank you, thank you!!

  17. The circle one is just divine=)

  18. This is another wonderful day of mug rugs! Being on the West coast, I always start checking them out as soon as you post them. Some I have to wait until the morning, but not this time! Sew much to see and drool over.

  19. These are amazing...love the kitty, the Texas one, and the birdie, too! Stunning mug rugs all!

  20. So many stunning and awesome mug rugs today. My favorite is of course the birdie. Today it has been a wonderful weather, I have really enjoyed my biking tour. And I have only to put the button to publish my post tomorrow.

  21. Great picks for today. It would be hard for me to pick the top choices each day because there are so many talented ladies out there. I sure don't envy you having to do it. Seeing these wonderful mug rug s have been a great way to start each day. Thank you.

  22. I had so much fun looking at all the mug rugs. Of course, I have to say how much I love the Texas one since I'm a Texas girl!

  23. Had such fun looking at everyone's mug rugs today and I have to say that the Texas one is my favorite for the day......so creative!

  24. Another great day of mugging! Love the Texas one!

  25. Each day I am amazed at the creativity out there. The mug rugs are all so diverse and creative. Loving this hop!

  26. Definitely Texas! That is a wonderful mug rug! I live right on the Texas line, and I know a lot of people that would go crazy over that one.
    The others are also really cute!

  27. Yes, another great day of fabulous mug rugs! Love the Texas mug rug especially since I lived there for 4 years. Those bluebonnets are beautiful when they bloom.

  28. Superb picks for today. So many unique mug rugs in this blog hop. I'm loving every minute of it.

  29. I am loving all the inspiration here!!!


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