Wednesday, October 31, 2012

I MADE IT--

I am happy to say that all 5 rows of the SKOW sal is done--
here is pictures of the last two blocks--
How can one live in the northeast USA, and not have a snowman on there quilt of things they love!!!!!
and --
I had to do a really different sewing block--as--
I do so many different kinds of stitching--
there is a red wool heart on the wool square--for some reason it does not show up!!!!
in the counted cross stitch block is my initials and the year--
the mitten block is a left-over block from last years SAL of 'Tis the Season'!!
and I did use the scissors from the original  block!!!!

and here is a photo of all 5 rows--
Now to begin the process of hand quilting each row!!!
but we do know that I enjoy hand quilting--so it will be fun to work on this--
would love to have this finished by Christmas--but---
that will depend on just 'how much' I do decided to do and finish for Christmas--
I know we were working on it all year and I did get alot done--
but there is still alot to do?????????

I even made it over to see the babies today--love that momma cat!!!
and went to our Halloween party--
went as at photographer--with Webster on my shoulder--
everybody liked that and I did take alot of pictures!!!!

have a great day--
hugs, Di and miss gracie

9 comments:

  1. looks great Di.......love your sewing block.....

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  2. love the snowman block! My 11 month old grandson loves to watch a youtube video ---of a snowman on an ice skating pond, singing "Snowflake, Snowflake. Little Snowflake, falling on my head" You've got me thinking---I should make him a wall-hanging similar to this!
    I also really like your sewing block. It's fun to do different types of stitching...keeps me from getting bored... But, then again, sometimes I feel like I've got too many different projects going at once!

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  3. Cute snowman - love it! Just the thing to get in the mood for this season. Raining today, so not so good for snowmen at the moment :)

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  4. Of course you made it--I never had any doubt! Love the sewing block. That tiny little knitting is super cute.
    L,A-

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  5. Love your sewing block! Will be a lovely quilt when you finish!

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  6. The snowman block really is very sweet, you've done well to complete all the rows for your quilt!!!

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  7. Lovely snowman, just like the Norwegian ones! Your SKoW will be super; good luck :))

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  8. I googled embroidery hoop and caning basket and came to your site post on December 2010.
    I have one of these baskets that I made a very long time ago and I want to make another one. Would you be willing to share the instrucions?
    Many thanks
    Linda

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  9. Your SKOW blocks look fabulous together Di..
    The snowman is so cute.

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