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Shoreline, CT, United States
I would love for you to join me (a retired senior)in my zany crafting adventures with quilting (waaaaay too much fabric); scrapbooking (will I ever catch up?); redwork; counted cross stitch; crossword puzzles; reading; and cooking.

Friday, March 23, 2018

CAMPFIRE MELODIES




                         Here are the first 12 blocks sewn in groups of four to make 
                              a row of three across =ling @ 48"



                         {Difficult getting a picture across, as my room is so small,
 so--I went into the corner of the closet to try to snap this one ROTFLOL}

"Julierose, go to your closet!!" LOL

Anyway..I like the flavor of outdoorsey camping these fabrics show:
rocks, skies, trees, streams, campers, music --and--
there will be the  guitars for the back--

I am limiting myself to making 3/day so that I don't HURT MYSELF AGAIN!! aAARRRGGGHHH..

Hubster Honey (HH) and I were just wondering last night
 if a day would go by when one or both of us would not get hurt!!
Ahhh the joys of aging...but as Mom used to say :

  "Don't complain--you're looking DOWN at the grass, not UP!!" 👴👵

So, I am happy that this Friday I can sew...

Hugs for a healthy, happy weekend...
Julierose, La blageuse (joy-euse)

15 comments:

  1. Lovely blocks. Glad you are back to sewing.
    Hugs

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  2. That's a good saying. Just don't rush yourself

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  3. Your squares are so unique and pretty - they look 3-D to me. Nice. Hope you are okay.

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  4. wow these blocks are amazing ,what an awesome job you have done xx

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  5. I really like how these blocks look together!

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  6. Isn't it amazing how wonderful these neutrals look together? Love your mom's saying. Stay safe.

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  7. slow and steady wins the race. love how this is coming along

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  8. Glad you are getting some fabric therapy! Love your mom's saying about aging!

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  9. Oh la la...il va être magnifique ton quilt !! Tes blocs sont superbes avec ces couleurs ! Bravo JulieRose !!

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  10. Love these colors together. Your fabrics are sooooo pretty, they make the string blocks shine.

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  11. girl I hear you. I think the same thing. Something happened yesterday now my knee is out again. I love what you're making. The color and texture is rich and neutral both. Here's to finding a solution to our pain!!! LeeAnna

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  12. Beautiful blocks and what a great saying....your mom was a very wise woman.

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  13. Your Mom had a sense of humour.

    Look after yourself - even if you only do 1 per day the quilt will be together eventually. I love the colour scheme. The assembled blocks are great!

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