zondag 7 oktober 2012

Sewing, Stitching and Knitting.... Lovely weekend !!!


I know I know, I shouldn't start a new project... I have to finish one first.... but my family is asking for a quilt in the colors of our lounge sofa ... well I am happy to start it already... something different to do in between all the other projects.... this is the book where I found my inspiration 



In my own cabinet I found these wonderful fabrics, And I think these are about the colors where I am going to work with, but things can change a bit when I am going on... you know how it works...



This is the first block... I love the braun's and pink together, my favorite colors to gether with blue but I am not sure if I am going to us blue in this one... perhaps I first start with a braun/pink one... and the next a blue/braun one.... well will see... lets start with this one first...



And a little update of my sampler of stitches... the last part in coming next week and I am not so far behind any more.... I am now finally making my dd's and my hubby in the middle, changing the pattern a little bit because this is my family


And last but not least I am knitting little baby hats... I read about it in knippie... this is the site www.savethechildren.nl there you can find a free pattern of a baby hat.  Children in the middle of Asia will be very happy with this little hat. Last year the hats went to India... this year I don't know yet the project is from 22th oct until the end of Februari, so if you wish to knit a hat too, feel free to go to this website. I like to do it  it is, quick, you feel helping someone and your cleaning out your wooll in the same time !!!



4 opmerkingen:

  1. Wat wordt je sampler of stitches mooi!! En je quilt (is het een pineapple blok?) ben ik ook benieuwd naar, kleurtjes zijn in ieder geval erg mooi!

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  2. Wat maak je toch prachtige spullen!
    De quilt is super, ben benieuwd naar je volgende update, de kleurtjes zijn zo mooi, je borduurwerk groeit, prachtig patroon, super kleurtjes!

    groetjes, Fem

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  3. I really like the colours of your new quit, and yes it is okay to start a new project!!! I also love how you have adapted your sampler to include your family. That is so nice of you to make baby hats for those less fortunate.

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  4. Your blog is beautiful!
    You are very good with the patchwork.
    and talented with embroidery!
    See you at the end "stich me club"
    a hug
    daniela

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