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

Sunday, March 21, 2021

Spring has arrived!

 At least on the calendar.  Things are slowly waking up here, but very few wildflowers can be found.  The yard is full of crocus, though!


I'm heading down to the Towpath tomorrow, where I hope to find a few blooms.

I've had so little energy the past few days, I can barely force myself to even stitch.  But I did play along with FNSI on Friday night, when I finished my green hexies for March RSC21.

Last week I finished quilting Ruby Jubilee by Kim Diehl.  It laid around entirely too long waiting for inspiration for one last section.  And it took no time at all once I decided what to quilt.


And then there's Winter Village.  Since this photo was taken, I've done all the applique, and it's in the to-be-quilted pile.  I'll be doing an all over design on this one, so it won't take too long.  


Since we last spoke, I've had a birthday and received a lovely gift card to JoAnn's.  I had to pop in last week for some buttons, so I perused the book section.  This was a very frivolous choice, but it's a birthday gift, right?  I haven't sewed in a zipper since I was in school, and as you can imagine, that was more than a few years ago.  But there's a small bag in this book that I MUST have.  I've already recruited a sewist friend if I need help.

So that's what I've been up to.  What about you?  I was shocked to realize I hadn't posted in over a month.  I thought it was only a couple of weeks.  Time flies . . . . 

Keep on stitching!
Peggy


12 comments:

  1. Our crocus don't have buds yet but it shouldn't be long - loved seeing yours! Happy Birthday! ~Jeanne

    ReplyDelete
  2. The flowers are so pretty!
    Great to see your Ruby quilt getting quilted, and to see your Winter Village top finished. They are both stunning.
    Good luck with your zipper!

    ReplyDelete
  3. Lovely to see the Spring flowers starting to bloom! Your quilts are just gorgeous and I am sure you will love your new book! Have a wonderful week! Christine xx

    ReplyDelete
  4. Pretty Crocus flowers.
    Well done on finishes Ruby Jubilee. I find deciding how the quilt is the hardest so I just ditch or stipple....
    Love Winter Village of course as blues are my favourite colour....
    Enjoy making the bag from your new book. XX

    ReplyDelete
  5. Happy Belated Birthday Sunny! Enjoy your new book. Your Ruby quilt is incredible! And I love the blue houses, as blue is my favorite color. I hope your energy returns this week.

    ReplyDelete
  6. What pretty spring flowers right in your own yard!!
    and what lovely quilt projects--and that book looks really interesting!!
    sorry about the low energy--but you are not alone-I think we all have those days--esp now with being having to be home so much--though you would think it would be the other way around???
    take care--luv, di

    ReplyDelete
  7. It is definitely nice to see the promise of Spring again. Your hexies look good and that Kim Diehl quilt is fabulous. I love stopping at We pass through western MD on our way to see the kids. I used to make it a point to stop at The White Swan Quilt Shop near Hagerstown. Since they closed, any suggestions for another "mandatory" stop?

    ReplyDelete
  8. I love seeing the crocuses popping up this time of year.

    ReplyDelete
  9. I haven't been on the computer for over a month. I'm glad to see you are stitching and completing such lovely quilts.

    ReplyDelete
  10. You’ve been keeping pretty busy! Glad I popped in to see all your pictures. Big hugs!

    ReplyDelete
  11. Please read this, I'm highly thankful to you Dr WHITE for the help you have given to my family also for bringing my family back to me after all hope was lost due to I have made contact with many spell casters both online and physically but none was able to help me until I met Dr WHITE my life has been very wounderful also filled with joy happiness because finally my family is back as one, since you helped me my husband has been treating me very nicely also treat me as a queen that I have always desired most importantly he doesn't have mistress any more he gives me his time attention like never before . Thanks very much Dr WHITE, he can help any of those problem.

    (1) Do you want your Ex back?
    (2) Are you always having nightmares?
    (3)Do you Want to be promoted in your workplace?
    (4) Do you want women / men running after you?
    (5) Do you Want a spell bear a child?
    (6) Do you Want to be rich?
    (7) Do you want your husband / wife to love you forever?
    (8) Do want to increase the size of your dick?/last long when having sex?
    (9) Do you Want to recover your lost money?
    (10) Do you want to stop a divorce?
    (11) spell to receive your dept.
    (12) Do you want your every wish to be granted by anyone?
    (13)Do you want spell to conceive?
    (14) Do you need a magic Ring?
    (15) Are you finding it difficult to win a case in court?
    (16) Do you want to marry your partner as soon as possible?

    email address is: wightmagicmaster@gmail.com
    WhatsApp: +17168691327

    ReplyDelete

You comments mean a lot to me. Thanks for stopping by.