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Friday, April 22, 2016

Nearly Done

I have finished putting my baby Dresden Plates together...
And I am really pleased to say they fit where they are supposed to go....woohoo!
A spot of applique to secure them and their little gold centres and my secret commission will be ready for some lovely quilting!!
Which means??
I can start something new! And that something has been on my wish list for a long time. It is a project in Quiltmania magazine and until recently I only had one of the issues needed. Thanks to a lovely gift from a friend I now have the other back issue.....

I am very excited to be mulling over fabrics in my minds eye for this beauty!
I just love it! So I can see a few "long term" projects in my future.  I am really hoping that a lot of the fabrics will come out of my stash.
Well I best not tarry.....got to finish my Dresden work so I can begin.....
I will leave you with this quote which was a favourite of my Grandmother and which she recited to me often. I find them inspiring words.
Enjoy your evening.
Namaste and Blessings Michelle xxx

19 comments:

  1. Love the Dresdens. They are so cute. Brinton Hall is a gorgeous project. Hugs, xx

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  2. Can't wait to see the finished dresdan project They look wonderful
    Brinton hall looks like a project to get you excited xx

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  3. The little Dresdens are so cute...EPP is one of my favourites probably because it can be picked up and worked on anywhere. The Brinton Hall will be a beautiful quilt and as you say a long term project!.... Enjoy your search through your stash!

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  4. Love your gorgeous dresdens Michelle. Can't wait to see the secret project. Ooh and love the new project

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  5. Dear Michelle,
    the little Dresden Fans are just too cute. Lovely work, they turned out great. Don't know what you were worried about.
    Love Brinton Hall, a wonderful quilt, a wonderful project. Have the magazines too....you are so fortunate to have time to start this one.
    Greetings,
    Sylvia

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  6. Adorable little dresdens. Love your new project.

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  7. Your baby dresdens are so cute and I love your new project. I have those quiltmania too and I looked a very lot to it. But I'm still in doubt.

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  8. The Dresden blocks are just gorgeous Michelle.

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  9. Such cute dresden blocks and your new project looks fabulous! Enjoy.

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  10. Love your little dresdens. So nice.
    Your future project looks amazing. No wonder you're itching to get started.
    Lovely verse...xx

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  11. Oh I really love those cute Dresdens. Your new project looks really hard but very exciting indeed. Good luck and thank you for taking the time to share. Guida

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  12. Sweet little Dresdens. Ooo that next project is going to keep yo going for a while. Keeps you out of mischief I suppose.

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  13. Your Dresdens are cute - what is the finished size across please? Your new project looks fascinating - lots of different ideas in there. I too love that quote. xx

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  14. Those little dresden are so pretty. Glad the plan worked, but who doubted that it would?

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  15. Just love those baby dresdens! How cool that you are getting ready to start your new project, bet you will have lots of fun with it too. I love your grandmother's quote. Great philosophy.

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  16. How sweet are those baby dresdens and a lovely new project to start. Please bring the magazine when we meet so I can see it properly. Thats a great quote - we need more of that as there is enough yucky in the world without adding to it...
    Hugz

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  17. The baby dresdens are delightful.
    Looks like you do have big plans for the next projects!

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