Sue's place in the sun

Friday, August 31, 2012

name game swap

my quilt
This arrived with courier this afternoon, Anna did a wonderful job, bold and bright and just my style

Friday, August 17, 2012

friends swap, what I received

4 fatquarters



embroidery thread, rainbow colours

notions - pins, tape measure, unpicker, scissors, thimble, needles

delicious - Whitmans sampler box and chocolate cover frogs

sewing stuff - sewing caddy and teapot pin cushion

not blogging but been busy

Name game swap mini quilt finished
In reverse order, I finished and sent to my partner her mini quilt for the name game swap. Organised by Anorina on flickr this was round 2. The toes are covering her name and the dotty fabric her blog, this is a secret swap.

Friends swap what I sent
 This is what I sent to Sharina in SA, I had a message that she has received it so I can show you what I sent and organised by Khris
F. fabric, charm squares of Denyse Schmidt, one of my favourite designers
R. rug for a mug
I.  indulgence nutrimetics lemon hand cream
E. embroidery thread, DMC linen thread and an elephant bookmark from Thailand. This came from a friend who has just been there.
N. neck warmer, I knitted a blue scarf
D. delights, some chocolates and honeycomb
S. inSpiration, Quilt mania kids quilts book and a mini sewing kit and pincushion

Friends swap what i received
This is the lovely pile I received from Sharina
F.  four fatquarters
R. ribbon
I. indulgence, body stuff
E. embroidery thread, rainbow colours
N. notions
D. delicious, chocolates and chocolate coated red and green frogs( these are all gone already - delicious)
S. something special, a sewing caddy and a teapot pin cushion. I have taken photos they are the next blog post, you can also go to Sharina's blog.

block swap adventure July blocks
Lastly the blocks, yes 2 blocks arrived from my partner in BSA2