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How sweet is this in several ways

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When my sewing friends learned that Mom mom was making scrap quilts, they gave her enough scraps to keep her sewing for many years. The fabric from this baby quilt was one of the donations she received. It was one of the first things I quilted when I became a computer quilter. img_1733

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I sewed the binding(edge) on at Judy’s today. Perfect for a little girl!

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December 6, 2016 at 8:38 pm

Posted in Bev, Quilts

Thinking of Vicki

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Serendipity. It warms my heart to think about your fortune to have made and kept friendship with some very dear people.

Vicki has been on my mind, first because you had dinner with her last week.

Second, Morgan wore this sweater Friday:img_1728

She wanted to know if Vicki’s llamas ever spit at me. Did they ever spit at you?

Third, one of the ladies that Mom mom and I knit with made these slippers. Do you remember(how could you forget) Vicki wearing the knitted slippers that my Grandmother made???? I think, in another color, I would wear these on the days that the temperature drops below 70 degrees. img_1724

Your son was absolutely a riot tonight. I love seeing you laugh so hard!

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December 4, 2016 at 9:58 pm

Posted in Bev, Bev's Tid Bits

Judy’s sewing group

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Cindy B. Is a prolific quilter. She likes small pieces,scrap quilts, and reproduction fabric. Once she starts, she keeps going on a project until finished. I love how she used dark blocks around the edge to create a “border”.img_1711

Judy inspires us to do our part to make the Piecemakers Quilt Guild the  special group it is.  The Christmas party of the guild is a dinner, organized by Judy, with a little bit of help from the rest of the Tuesday sewers. In this picture, the sewing elves have finished making stockings to keep the silverware, and dress up the table for the party. img_1715

We also made the most adorable shades for wine glasses.  Votive candles go inside the glasses. I forgot to take a picture of them. They are really cute!

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December 1, 2016 at 8:47 pm

Posted in Bev, Food, Quilts