Wednesday, 11 July 2012

Pile on the WIPs and a little plea for help!



Even since yesterday I've added 3 more things to the list of stuff to do!! Somebody stop me! ;)

I haven't done a proper W.I.P. post for a while, so here's what's up this week...


completed

- bee blocks and blogger's BOM blocks, blogged here



- Rose Star, only one done this week


- A little I-spy quilt


- Embroidered a baby bag :)



ongoing


- Stained QAL - starting sewing the binding on... so expect a completion very soon!

- Postcards From Paris cushion - quilted this last night, on machine and by hand. Just need to make the backing and bind it


- Baby quilt for dear friend - chugging away!

no progress


- Retro flowers, yeah still a sad 1/2 block

- Thread bag - sat in pieces waiting to be made

upcoming


- I went crazy and joined two QALs this week ( I join them when I have good sewing mojo and then lag behind terribly!!):



- making pincushions, just for fun!

- doing something GOOD... and it's really EASY... and you can do it too!!
Sewing wiggly bags for children in hospital. It ONLY takes 2 x 6"charms, a bit of velcro and some ties and probably about 5 minutes of your time.

If you think you can manage that (and I know you can!) please go and visit Emily at Strawberry Patch to see how to make them and learn more about how to do a little to help children with cancer.


Stats
completed: 0
new projects: 2
in progress: 8

Linking up:
WIP Wednesday at Freshly Pieced


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17 comments:

  1. aaah, slow down, your making me feel exhausted!! You have been on a roll. I love the pattern over at Jess's QAL, and although I just don't have the time to QAL, I would love to give it a go sometime

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  2. That I-Spy quilt is fantastic! A little baby would love to look at all those wonderful squares!

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  3. What a lot of wonderful projects!!! Your blocks are all so different and beautiful, the hand quilting on the cushion is the perfect touch! Have fun with the QALs!!

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  4. I tell you, once you start writing those lists, new things leap onto them with alarming alacrity...

    Still the list of makes for so far is looking great!

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  5. Those blocks are beautiful Lucy! I'm debating joining the tetris quilt along, but I'm really not sure I have time for that, especially during the summer. Have fun!

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  6. I wanted to do the Tetris quilt but I have literally no fabric!

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  7. Aren't you meant to be growing a baby too x

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  8. Great job on the completions! good luck with the upcoming projects =D

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  9. WOW!!! You certainly got a lot accomplished!

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  10. That tetris quilt was just too tempting...*sigh*
    I may have to retire myself from my retirement due to stress!!
    If I remember correct you listed 8 wip's. I consider you a very controlled and sensible quilter compared to someone else;-))))

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  11. You're making me tired! Or is this just second trimester tonnes of energy time?

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  12. Fantastic projects, Lucy! You are a busy girl! Your embroidery is fantastic and I love the stitching on the blocks! How many Rose and Stars do you have finished?

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  13. Second trimester energy boost or what? You & baby are outdoing us all!

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  14. Your bee blocks are so beautiful!

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  15. I love all your makes but don't forget to get some rest as well!!

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  16. Your blocks are all looking great! I hope you are getting some rest too!

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  17. You have been one busy lady! Quite an inspiration to the rest of us!

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