"Make what you want to make, and make it the way you want to make it." Gwen Marston

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

OFW and Double Ta Da!

Here are a couple of flowers that I made last week, and are on their way to Australia.  I didn’t have any fabrics like these in my stash, but a co-worker was happy to help me out.

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And speaking of co-workers, I’ve finished the baby quilt!  IMG_0257

This was inspired from the theme that the mama has chosen to decorate her nursery.  I was approached and asked to make a ‘branded’ quilt.  Another co-worker provided me with a T-shirt to use for the logo.

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The hst’s are actually siggy blocks, and we got some really cute ones.  There are drawings, quotes, and poems in addition to congratulatory comments.

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Just showing the back to prove that it really is finished, because this is one of my OPAM’s for May!

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The shower is next week, so I hope it gets a good reception.

I also finished the afghan that I have been working on for the past several months.  I love crocheting in the car, but this was getting too big to travel.

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Now I get to start something new before we go away this weekend!

Yesterday, I received a lovely squishy from Irene.  It was my mug rug from my swap group.  I chose patriotic this cycle, and this is how Irene sees patriotic.

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I think I’ll take it to work and hang it on my cube wall.  thanks Irene!

 

 

I think that’s enough for tonight.  On to a new project tomorrow.

Be kind, and keep the residents of Moore, OK in your prayers.

Sunny

18 comments:

  1. beautiful finishes Sunny,well done ,they will love the quilt.xx

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  2. One of my friends lives in Moore, and they had damage to their home, but were okay.. the 9 yr old daughter of her good friend, however, perished in the storm.. please keep that family in particular in your prayers. :( I love your projects, Sunny, and I esp love the colors and pattern of the afghan! xo

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  3. Love the baby quilt. Sure it will be well received. OK in my prayers

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  4. Nice flowers, Sunny. What a nice thing your friend did to provide that lovely fabric. And what a luck baby that is to recieve that lovely quilt. Glad you liked your mug rug :)

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  5. Lovely things to see in this post Sunny. Cute little hexie-flowers, I like the dark centres. Love the baby quilt too - the signatures were a great idea and I am sure it will be well loved. And your afghan - wonderful; I have an urge to start one this winter, I have been collecting wool and yesterday I printed off the instructions..... Oh yes and very cute mug rug!!

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  6. Your baby quilt is so cute, I'm sure it will be a much loved treasure.

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  7. Great projects! I'm loving the baby quilt.

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  8. Love the solid flowers, great colours. The baby quilt is sweet and I do love the afghan too!

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  9. The baby quilt is wonderful!! Love your afghan and the little USA hanging. Looks like a happy TA-DA week!

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  10. Lovely flowers and an adorable baby quilt that will definitely be loved , it has such character . Gorgeous afghan !

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  11. Love your flowers. They have such clear colores.
    And I love the baby quilt. The dog is sooo cute.

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  12. Cute quilt and it's so extra cool with the signatures on it. It will be well received - and well loved.

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  13. Those solid flowers are the prettiest hexagon flowers I have ever seen. They remind me of a flower thr I've seen in hanging baskets but the name escapes me. It is a vine. Your afghan turned out so pretty too! The colors are perfect for spring. Are you ready for some cooler weather?

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  14. I love the TaDa! You do such nice work too every project is beautiful. I'm counting on you going over to my blog to enter for the stash box, get goin'.

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  15. Great work with the baby quilt. Love the ideas of the comments etc on the HSTs. Lovely gift.
    The afghan looks wonderful. There is a lot of work involved in the one.
    Have a lovely weekend.

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