Sunday, 30 March 2014

Happy Mothers Day and a few stitchy bits!!

Well I hope all you Mums out there are having a lovely day I've been spoilt by my boys.
 
 
I've been to my second block of the month for my Medallion quilt it was flying geese, which I really enjoyed doing though I had a little problem on the day in that my sewing machine started to 'die a death' so to speak so I only got one strip completed. My machine was over 20 years old so my DH treated me to a new one, it's a Husqvarna 100Q and I'm in love with it. You don't have to use a foot pedal if you don't want it's got a stop/start ( I know many of you will know about these things already but I didn't so I just find it amazing and so so quiet compared to my old one)!!!! Her's a picture of it so far
 
 
I've got a few stitchy things on going which I keep having a little turn at, I prefer to have a few so I don't get a little bored and start making mistakes!!!
One is chart/quilt from Six Penny Memories
 
A Country Spirits Easter chart
 
My crochet skills are getting a little better!!!
 
Here's a photo of my two Grand-daughter with yet more trophies for their ballroom/latin dancing, they're running out of space for them all
a real pair of cuties!!!
 
I'm off out dining now, I'm taking Mum and Dad out for Mothers day lunch then it will be stitching the rest of the day as I will be too full to any ironing!!!! (that's my excuse anyway) hehe!!!
Hope everyone is having a lovely weekend
 
 
Bev xx
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

5 comments:

  1. Aww such a sweet post..
    Happy Mother's Day dear
    Hugs x

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  2. A lovely post..Happy Mother's day Bev xx

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  3. Looks like a good mother's day indeed! Love your quilting. Paper piecing is great IMO. Great way to be accurate! Love the crochet and stitching too!

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  4. Glad you had a nice day Bev and well done on your new Sewing Machine Love your stitching and the crochet is lovely xx

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  5. Congrats to your young ladies on their achievements.
    Lovely craftwork happening at your place
    Nice Mothers Day gifts, i'm a bit late catching up on blog reading, been away for a spring break.

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