Thursday, 14 April 2011

More of the same please!!

Another couple of scrappy squares to show you in bright and mustard yellow...


Yesterday involved a trip into the village for morning tea with dear son at the most fantastic bookshop-teashop, surrounded by beautiful books and scrummy cake ( I had to try some cake before I took the photo, it wasn't the waitress!)...


And then a most successful charity shop spree.  A fantastic floral double sheet suitable for backing quilts galore for £3.50 in the first shop, and later on a huge bag of Aida, ribbon and a couple of hoops for 50p!  Yes, 50p!!!


We also spotted this beautiful picture in the French antique shop; fabric and buttons in a beautiful frame, unfortunately my picture through the window doesn't do it justice...


I also got to work on the next stage of Frustrating George!  It was truly the sewing equivalent of a practical joke, on me!!  No matter how hard I concentrated, every piece eluded me!


But I got there in the end... just.

8 comments:

  1. Loving the name of your 'Lynne block' LOL! It turned out really well. Well done for persevering. Jxo

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  2. I love your Frustrating George, I should be doing instead of reading about it!!

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  3. The charity shop finds are so good!

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  4. you have been busy! greta finds and as always fabulous work. love that you couldn't resist eating cake ...xx

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  5. Frustrating George looks....frustrating! But it's coming a long well and the scrappy squares look great :)

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  6. I am loving loving loving your scrappy squares! They are so cute!! I want to make some! :)

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  7. Love your scrappy squares and George too.

    I wish I found such interesting things in my local charity shops. Well done!

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  8. Frustrating George is looking like Fine George to me! Great work!

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