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Friday, March 28, 2014

Flags on a Stick day 4


OHHHH Pansies...be still my heart...I love these
flowers in the summer....they last forever
just like this flag....

I can think of a couple ladies who love these colours...



HISTORY OF THIS HOP...

It all started with our delightful neighbours ( Bob and Darlene)  who
seasonally add FLAGS ON A STICK
that always has me smiling when I drive by.
~
So when I got home after seeing her Christmas one,
I googled FLAGS ON A STICK
and lo and behold someone had a company with
that exact name…. Yes, totally freaked me out! 
 ~

Of course then I am already thinking-- BLOG HOP!
I am already thinking "WE can design our very own FLAGS"
I am already thinking " Maybe you too will want to play"
~

Yep that is what I was thinking… ( my creative muscles have
been- well shall we say…sparkling…my DH calls 
me sparky- now you know why)


OUR cheerleader for this hop is no other 
( link to schedule)

She knows all about waving FLAGS, she is a great
cheerleader and keeps us all waving back and forth...

She always has great ideas for projects and no doubt 
will have us in the PINK with her new flag.....

NOW get ready to cheer our ladies who will also
be waving FLAGS....leave them comments...
you have no idea how that can be reciprocated
into creating a LOVELY day for someone....



March 28th

How arT you?

Just Let Me Quilt

Robin's Fabric Nest

Patchouli Moon Studio

CeLynn's Sunflower Patch




ohhh and look at this....


What do I have to do? Simply create an account at Flags On A Stick (https://www.flagsonastick.com/login.php?action=create_account). As you browse around the store, select the “Add To Wishlist” option on the product page to start compiling your selections and name your wish list "Flag Hop".

What do I win? The winner will get to choose their favorite flags from their wish list
 (a value up to $50). that is 4-5 flags depending on your choices!

Who will be picked as the winner?  Whoever wins the Flag On A Stick blog hop as picked by Sew We Quilt will be the winner. Please note that in order to win you must have an account and wish list created at flagsonastick.com. The prize cannot be transferred or received as a cash reward.


Good Luck to everyone who enters! We are excited to see your amazing creations!

FOR THOSE who will be needing FLAG POLES after this event....


 I have 2 choices for you…

Obviously Flagsonastick has some….
here is their link...

( they are both our sponsors for this event
and we thank them with many WAVES of our FLAGS) 


Flags on a Stick
( think flags. think this company)
She has amazing flags for every season, every occasion
they are bright, they are cheery, they will make you smile...

and 



Flag OUTLET


As we always provide some  choices..

HERE is another… I came across this POLE company
that has some very interesting unique finials on the poles
The GENTLEMAN I spoke to really GOT we are doing…
His role will become known during our HOP… 






of course they would have a HEART

I know of at least one lady who will be showing her HEART
and new FLAG.


nooo not a STAR

I know of at least one lady who will be showing a STAR
with her NEW FLAG

is that a LADY BUG ? 
( I know of at least one lady who will be showing her lady bug 
with a NEW FLAG On it) 



OHHHH ONE  more thing….

I would also like to convey, that it is a possibility
if any of YOU create and design an OUTSTANDING FLAG
the owner of Flagsonastick will share your idea with a company
that manufactures her FLAGS….
and you could someday have a REAL FLAG on the market!

So what are you waiting for?
WAVE YOUR FLAG! 
( of course after YOU design one) 

Every one of YOU could have been here today..
HOLY MOLY, great flags from around the world....

OUR TOP 2 and it was a very difficult choice...
in fact I think I will have some breakfast first
before we announce so I can ponder a bit more...wink....

APOLOGIES...today our crew will be completely 
done of putting everything back that was in storage..
I had some errands to run before they arrive..
They will be here the rest of the day....

And then.....OUR HOME will be OURS...
yep...I am soooo behind in so many areas
but I WILL HAVE a flag by next week...
if I have to burn some candles and drink
carafes of coffee wink....


WOW FLAG
no really WOWZEE



Ok, now really, I want to live in cowboy country....
if they look like this....Truly a great flag...what
a delightful welcome to any ranch....
YEP, I want ONE OF THEM! wink...



WOW FOR CREATIVITY...
( 2 today, how could you not mention both of these) 


This lady could use some smiles today as she shares so many
smiles with us..., if you know this "other lady". well she
has some monkey boys.... this flag just brought a chuckle
this morning...and of course she knows I have been
rather busy and made numerous flags...
SHE WINS......


And this lady...OMG ...this is a pirates flag....the movement of the design
is just amazing....can you imagine this on a pole....
I would hang it in my house though....I would paint a pole alongside the wall...
OHHH that is an idea.... truly amazing detail.....



18 comments:

  1. Fun, and very creative, flags today!! Enjoyed 'hopping' :)

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  2. Just finished hopping around to see all of the flags flying high in the sky! perfect day to fly your flag!

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  3. I can't believe all the beautiful flags I am seeing. A lot of talented ladies! I made my wish list earlier, well let's say I could make it really long. Just so many.

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  4. Oh the creative juices are flowing, or should I say flying high! We have amazingly talented ladies!

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  5. Oh the creative juices are flowing, or should I say flying high! We have amazingly talented ladies!

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  6. I love todays flag, but I have to admit, I have a Nr 1...., cowboys just make me weak, LOL

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  7. This is an amazing day for flag waving! Every one of these deserves a feature spot. Thanks to everyone ... :) Pat

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  8. Wow pretty much describes the flags today.

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  9. Spring is popping up in blog hop land! Great flags today!

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  10. Purple pansies would look lovely in my yard if it would stay warm enough to plant them. Soooo many amazing flags today!

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  11. Your choices were spot on although it was a very creative field of flags today!!! I'm in love with the Marlboro Man as I call it. And to think, she almost pulled out of the hop!!! Glad you chose 3 today!
    Gmama Jane

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  12. Yep,love all three of the top picks!

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  13. You made great choices today. Glad you chose three -- would have been hard for me to choose. Hey, Gmama Jane. Someone else who is in love with the Marlboro man (men, I think).

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  14. Sew happy I got caught up with all the fabulous Flag Flying. Sew many unique and clever ideas. Thank you sew very much Madamm Samm...

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  15. once again it was a great day for flying flags..... sew much creativity a nice treat to share the day with these talented ladies
    in stitches

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  16. The flags are so awesome. ! I am loving all the unique flags that are being created.

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