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Dienstag, 6. Mai 2014

WIP Wednesday – 2 Finishes + Winner Announcement


I want to thank you all for your participation in my giveaway and Mr. Random.org choosed today one lucky winner and it is:
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Lucy Casey blogging @Time For Buttercups And Daisies (will mail you soon with your prize)

Started and Finished:

Daffodil Days Pillow -– Found a really great tutorial for  sewing curves by Berry Barn Designs, and decided it was really  time to try them out, and dont be too scared anymore. What shall I say it was really not this scary and was finished quite fast. Still have to improve my on point piecing with curves but I like it. And its finally after more than 2 years a new pillow for our home.

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16x16”
Sunnyside by Kate Spain
Backing by Robert Kaufmann

Pincushion -– my old pincushion, was always so full packed with a ton of pins, so I thought its time for a new one

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Ongoing:

Once Upon A Time Sampler –- Got March finished
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Daniels Quilt -– Just got the block sashing done, but had to order more Kona Coal for the Row sashing, so it will take a while till it is here.
Every Which Way Pillow #2 –- still needs to attach binding by hand (will do this evening at my guild meeting)

Friendshipstar Quilt –- just needs binding

Starsurround QAL –- cushion top finished, need to sew it together

Stats:
Completed projects – 2
New projects – 2
Currently in progress – 5
Total finishes – 14

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Kommentare:

  1. that's a gorgeous cushion! I've pinned it to try out myself.

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    1. thank you Wendy, and yes you should try it, its coming along so fast, never thought this

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  2. a drunkards path block... love the way you placed the fabrics.
    Leeanna Paylor
    not afraid of Color! lapaylor.blogspot.com

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  3. Ahhh! I love your pillow, Cornelia! I'm glad you found my tutorial helpful : ) I was afraid of curves, too, but this project is fast and easy and makes them not so scary lol. Mind if I link your finish up on my blog?

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    1. thank you Sarah, your tutorial is totally great and easy to follow, and of course you can share it, I dont mind, thank you

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  4. Thank you for the giveaway - you can reach me at jlcasey at gmail dot com.

    Thank you again!

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    1. answered you already Lucy, let me know if it didnt reached you, maybe check your spamfolder too

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  5. Looove your Daffodil Days! Those sunnyside prints worked great. I hope you shared it with Sarah @Berry Barn. You did an awesome job on the curves.

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    1. thank you Paula and yes Sarah already saw it

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  6. Oh my word! these are beautiful. I guess it's colors that catch my eye, yellows with pinks and reds. I like your pincushion. You've inspired me to make one myself.

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    1. thank you, and I have to say its not pinkish, its a really light red, but was quite hard to photograph sorry
      and yes pincushions are great, but this one took me quite a while to make, I just had to, coz the old one, was far too small for all those pins

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  7. Oh, I do adore that Kate Spain cushion! I love curved piecing. Your new pin cushion is sweet, too! And what a lot of work that March embroidery was. Those little pigs are sew cute!

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