Friday, September 14, 2012

Friday Finished It


I got the quilt top done for my Spider Web Quilt. I love it. So glad to see it as a quilt top, one goal done for September. I have to make a backing and get it quilted but that may not happen soon. I may quilt it over the Christmas holidays. I got the best photo on my old jump set high. There was more wind then I thought today. To see more about what I did on this quilt check The Link. This quilt top measures 108" by 96" and the quilt is planned for our bed.


This was the best I got on the old hay rack.


Then the next shot this happened. The wind blew it right off and on to the ground. OK guess I am done with hay rack shots in today's wind.



I also got this journal cover done. It uses a piece of the Poverty Piecing I had made last month.


Here is the inside. I have a zippier and pocket so I can put pens or what ever in the pocket.


I have some fabric swatches for my Grandmother's choice block of the week. I am using this book for near the computer and writing things down. My Grandmother always had a little book to write base ball scores and stats down and now my mom and I have a little book. I must be getting old.


Today the Creative Stitches Show was happening. I did a little shopping. I found more of the bright green I was looking for to use in my Grandmother's choice. More orange too. The Indigo Blue is a linen and cotton fabric that I bought. I was thinking of giving it to someone but I may have trouble parting with it. I got a book on Featherweight machines. I have one and want to know more about them. The ribbon or twill tape is a measure tape twill. It looked like I needed some. Not sure what I will use it for. 

9 comments:

  1. Your spider web top is amazing, Cathy! Thanks for sharing all your goodies today and for linking up to Friday Felicities!

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  2. That spider web is beautiful! The weather can be challenging when doing photo's. I am too chicken to do mine outside but I really need to start doing that. Your journal cover is so cute - I love blue! Love your little shopping purchases. The batiks on top are awesome.

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  3. Beautiful finish on your spiderweb top! I got a smile reading about your notebook. My grandmother kept a notebook where she wrote done what the weather was like each day and any events...like someone visiting. I just started doing that too! And she would keep them for years and look back on them.

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  4. Oh my, what a fabulous quilt top!! I love the way the background color works - very cool! Whoop whoop!!

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  5. Wow! Are you ever self-controlled!! I came home with over $100 worth of goodies from the Creative Stitches show. All of it was necessary, of course. I love the twill tape - kinda jealous. Your spiderweb is amazeballs. PS I linked to you from my blog today.

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  6. Nice spider quilt. Your journal is great... nifty idea.

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  7. Beautiful quilt and isn't it fun taking photos of quilts outside! Great job! Love the journal cover too! Thanks for sharing.
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