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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.

Saturday, August 10, 2019

WONKY FLOWERING PINEAPPLE

                        Welcome to my scrap bags....yellows, greens and 
                     neutrals....and the really old border fabric...

Since there was no pattern for this one, I tried to fly by the seat of
my pants...which is why the leaves aren't wide enough at the base;
but, hey, this is my own flowering prim style...;))))

I have been dithering (driving myself crazee really) trying to figure out
how to piece this block:↓↓↓

And finally said: 
(well, I won't repeat what I really said!! lol)
And 
I will  free draw my own leafy top..
and machine applique it on....
SO THERE!!!
I'm happy, hubster's happy ;0000
We "is" all happy....

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My little Vera Bradley pouch came out last night
It holds:

All my hand quilting necessities...
AND
I worked on the pink legos blocks
while watching the Red Sox game...

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Saturday supper will be bb-qued
cheeseburgers with
onions
and french fries...
Le Chef Thom 
is in charge...;))))

I hope your weather is as glorious as ours is right now..
70's and low humidity...
Ahhhhhhhhh
a deck day....

Hugs, Julierose, La blageuse (pineapple flimsey-euse)



14 comments:

  1. Love it girl. I will take dinner for two delivered please. And will leave a great tip. Lol can i join you on the deck?

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  2. I love the pineapple and that border is wonderful. I have some older yardage that I still love because it would make some great borders. The pineapple looks ripe and ready to slice.

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  3. I prefer your leafy top to the original.

    I'm glad your weather is treating you nice finally! That sounds like a beautiful day.

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  4. Oh wow. I am in love w your version of the pineapple. It's delightful. It would be so cute as a pillow on my ''tropical bed'' set up.

    lizzy

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  5. Great pineapple and we dined on the deck. Hot dogs, sweet corn, potato salad, and chips. For dessert Lemon Meringue pie

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  6. Your pineapple top is SEW much cuter than the original!!! Did I just say that out loud? My apologies to the designer. (Sometimes the truth hurts and Julierose ROCKED it!)

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  7. Love your pineapple--what a sweet little quilt it will be! Our weather has been great too--wish it could stay like this for a long time!

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  8. Brilliantly beautiful pineapple blocks. Looking forward to seeing the rest. bbq yummy up in Canada too.

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  9. Great solution. I love seeing original designs. The stars are such fun on the pineapple body. Enjoy!

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  10. Your wonky pineapple is just great! the weather is just glorious!

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  11. how fun, glad you is all happy! That vera bag is way, WAY cute. LeeAnna

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  12. I think your pineapple looks fabulous and I like everything about it! Well done!

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  13. Just saw this I love your pineapple! I feel you did it your way and it looks great! I can't wait to see more!

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