The ramblings from a small quilt shop on the South Islands West Coast of New Zealand

Monday, October 1, 2012

And I was doing so well

I really was, last month I got my OPAM totals loaded well ahead of time, then Miss Pfaff needed repairing – well… since she has been home I have been completing stuff flat out and before I knew it the date on the bottom of the screen said 2/10/2012!!!  What the… not only had ‘daylight saving’ arrived here but someone has walked off with at least a couple of weeks of mine as the time has just flown by.

So without further waffling around I will share some of the OPAM finishes I have done for September:

Candlewicking is still something I’m playing around with not just cushions – or the large ones anyway, but a little pin cushion too.013

Then just because I could, I came up with a little table mat pattern that I’ll use for my beginners class.

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Then I got to complete a couple of stitchery thingies – the first is gorgeous and is not my design, but that hasn’t stopped me stitching it.

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“Love you this much” is a saying that Miss Faith and I have, isn’t the design just so cute?

The next stitchery was a freebie on-line that I quite liked a while back, so when there was no machine to stitch with I turned to this and turned it into a little wall hanging.

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Then finally I got to finish my latest ‘Strippers Club’ Quilt sample.  This one is a large quilt and although the background fabric looks like a goldy tan it is actually a taupe!

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So there you have it, 5 finishes for OPAM for September – I’m so sorry to our dear ladies who keep our tally, I just got too busy to load my totals on.

happy days,   hugs

Miche’le

5 comments:

  1. The year is just racing by, so I'm sure they won't mind you being a little late. It's a lovely assortment of projects. The wall hanging is so cute.

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  2. Miche'le your candlewicking is lovely, what a sweet little design! and you have been very busy, this year is just flying by...our daylight savings starts this weekend in Aust!

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  3. Hopefully today my post will work. Tried several times last night but the laptop wasn't playing nice. Great finishes. Where did you find the love stitchery please. Hugs,

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  4. You have been a busy beaver! The year is once again racing by!

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  5. Your finishes are gorgeous Miche'le, I love the little one for your Miss Faith, so sweet!

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Thankyou so much for popping by and leaving a comment. I enjoy reading your thoughts and ideas and will get back to you if needed, hugs - Miche'le

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