Saturday, July 2, 2016

FNWF July

Friday night saw me finishing off my plate bag.

At Sunday Stitchers we all take food for lunch - meats and salad bits, so we need to take a plate and cutlery.
Last Christmas Sandi gave us each a cutlery holder and placemat.... and I made a simple bag (using a tea towel for easy laundering) as a present for Inca on her Birthday.  The idea took off and a lot of the SS girls made one when on retreat this week, so I thought I better get my act into gear and make one for me.


I also did some stitching on this lot...

These blocks to be made into a quilt for one of my daughter's bridesmaids.  There were 4 bridesmaids in all...all are married now and I have already gifted this quilt to my daughter and chief bridesmaid, so I am now making 3 more . . . mmm...I know what you are thinking.
(By the way, if anyone has any of this fabric in this colour that is spare...I would love to hear from you...in case I run out...It's a Harvest Home fabric.)
Thanks again to Cheryll for hosting and coordinating all of us happy sewers.
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10 comments:

  1. Hi Susan great idea with the plate bag and its a lovely idea for the bridesmaids,sorry i dont have any of that fabric ....

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  2. Great idea Susan. No I am sorry I don't have any of that fabric x

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  3. What a brilliant idea! Sorry I don't have any of this fabric either :) Barb.

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  4. Hello Susan,

    Great to have you stitching with us on Friday. Good luck with the fabric search.

    Happy days.
    Bev.

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  5. Great plate bag...
    Lovely idea but sorry can't help with the fabric...

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  6. Great idea with the bag Susan... well done!

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  7. The plate bag is a great idea.... and what a nice idea making quilts for all your daughter's wedding party!

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  8. That's a great idea. Well done.
    Thanks for sharing it at FNwF too...xox

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