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Updated April 30,2012 Do your children know the "Pledge of Allegence"? Teach them to respect the America flag, if you live in the USA. Linking up with Connie at Quilting By The River on Tuesday. My friend Lucy at Charm About You is having another Fugly Party, I had so much fun last time that I will be doing it again. It starts on May 8th so get ready to trade, please come join me. Click on the button and find out how you can giveaway, trade or whatever you want with that fabric you just don't want anymore. Fun, fun, fun, we will have together. I really enjoyed going to all the blogs this week participating in the "Table Topper Blog Hop", it was lots of fun and I got a lot of great ideas! July 1, 2012, they are going to have a "Red, White, and Blue Block Blog Hop", if you are interested click on the new button on the right. After you read the latest news from the boon docks. I received this little pine tree from my in-laws a couple of yea

Lots of Things Got Done This Week & Links-Updated

Great giveaway Alert go to she is giving away 4 boxes of fabric. I finally got this lovely done for Mr. David Platt. I really love Backyard Baby fabric it is so detailed. The hardest part for me to get completed when doing a quilt is the hand sewing on the binding. My mom picked out the orange Kona fabric, to make it pop. I am glad I followed her advice. When you look up close, which is what little David will do, you will see the little woodpecker in the trees really comes out. Gotta get it in the mail to St. Louis. There are certain people you talk to when you have a blog or go to other blogs that you know if they lived down the road, you would be the best of friends. One of those people for me is Ali at Very Berry Handmade She is very thoughtful and sent me FROGS . I love this fabric, not only did she remeber that I love frogs, she gave me her winnings from a competition. Did I tell you she makes the most beautiful pincusions I have ever s

Busy, Busy Week - Sewing

Wow, what a week with the Fugly Fabric Giveaways and Swaps . I made 3 trips to the post office but did not buy any fabric. I held my first giveaways and chose to winners - Richard and Lorelei. I won 2 giveaways myself (it is so exciting). I will show what I won, when they get here. I swapped the extra Fugly fabric I had with people in the USA the United Kingdom. When all the fabric swaps arrives I will post them for you to see. I am glad to have meet so many new friends from out in blogyourself next time. Then I made my Blocks for Craftsy Block of the Month for February. I learned how to make a Balkan Puzzle Block, and Magic Triangles (make 4 HST at one time) cool way to do a Half Square Triangle (HST) This block is called Chunky Chevron and is made with HST's, using the draw line method . I have used this method many times before, for making 2 blocks at a time. Amy Gibson at Stitchery Dickery Dock, is amazing in her tutorials, or (tuts) as the bloggers call them. I re

The Fugly Fabric Giveaway Winner Is.......

The Winner of In the Boon Docks Fugly Fabric (drum roll please) Richard Healey . For those of you who are followers of In the Boon Docks, I held a second drawing , for my fugly fabric and the winner is Mermaid Sweets . If both of you would please contact me by email with your address I will get this fugly fabric out of my house and off to yours. CONGRATS TO YOU FROM ME!!! Have a Terrific Tuesday. Happy Valentines Day.

Fugly Fabric Giveway & Trade

Click on the button and find the others in the Fugly Party, a lot of giveaways out there. Thank you Lucy at Charm About You, for coming up with this idea. It is finally here "the Fugly Party" My Party is going to work two ways: A giveaway and I want to trade for your Fugly Fabric or Blocks you will never use. 1. The Giveaway of a set of (2) of each of the 7 pieces (that is more than a fat quarter of each fabric) This giveaway is for anyone who lives anywhere .- for the people who leave a comment, get one chance. Become a new follower, comment that you are a new follower, and get a second chance. If you are a follower you can leave a second comment telling me, second chance. The Giveaway will end February 13, 2012, at 7pm EST. I will draw one lucky winner on Valentines Day. 2. I have 8 other sets that I would like to trade for those who might have some Fugly Fabric - just email me a .jpg attachment with what you want to trade me. Day 2 I still have 4 tra

Here's to Fugly Fabric

I am going to do this on February 7, 2012, and post all my fabric I think is Fugly and someone can have it for the postage or trade me something they have. So somehow I will have to learn to link and hopefully maybe others from the USA will sign up. Does postage count as buying fabric, I hope not, I am trying to keep with my Resolved-to-sew 2012 goals