zondag 8 februari 2009

So much to share

On January 15, I won Lyn's Whirl into Winter giveaway. The parcel came in on Friday. How spoiled can one be, receiving two gorgeous parcels in one week? And look what Lyn sent me: a beautiful wooden bell which makes a very warm sound, a lovely note pad - one can never have enough, the pattern for the Star Light Star Bright bag by Jennifer Knol & Yolanda Tomlins, a lovely wall hanger and ...

the Quilt House table topper. A beautiful quilt, that fits exactly on our living room table (not on the picture). It is beautifully made and quilted. Thank you so much Lyn, for this wonderful giveaway (O:

On Friday I finally finished my table runner for the monochromatic 4 season swap. It's my first monochromatic quilt and my first table runner.
Each light block has a little stitchery from A Christmas Story by Anni Downs from Hatched and Patched.

And here are two of my little snow bells that grow in my garden and open when the sun is shining. They look so pretty!


Then please check out the swap Darci at Stiches & Siccors is organizing. You don't have to make anything and have until the 11th to join in.


Take a look at these three free BOMs:
2. They also have a Free BOM 2008.
3. Friendship Flower Quilt at Grandma's Stitches. If you look through this blog, you can find many beautiful free patterns. She also sells cute patterns with fabrics. I'm glad dear Jutta mentioned this blog to me!


I hope you all have a lovely week! Happy stitching and quilting (O:

21 opmerkingen:

Micki zei

Congratulations on winning the giveaway. What lovely prizes. The quilt you finished is so pretty, and I am going over to the websites that you recommended, and thanks for that!
Micki

Stina zei

Congratulations... Lyn is really a talented lady.. I know because I received a swap from her at christmas..:o)
And I love your green quilt..nice work!!

Gretchen zei

Your snowbells are delightful. Such a sweet early flower. The green quilt is great; it reminds me of spring too!

Jackie zei

What a lucky girl! I love your green quilt!

The snowbells are gorgeous.

Guðrún zei

The bell is great, you got so many lovely things from Lyn.

Sherri zei

Congratulations on winning the giveaway...and your table runner is gorgeous!

Linda zei

oh what a lovely giveaway to win lucky you. You have been getting some lovely mail lately!! love your quilt you finished too!!!

chrisi zei

sehr schön der grüne Quilt, ich habe jatzt auch mit Sticken begonnen,bei uns gibt es noch keine Schneeglöcklein

Queen of the Armchair aka dzintrastitcheries zei

You Lucky Duck...love the quilt, I think quilts with houses are so homely!!! Congratulations to you!!! Now I will have to check out those sites you recommended...You have a lovely week too Simone!!!

Jutta zei

Liebe Simone,
ein wenig "neidisch" bin ich schon, aber ich freue mich mit dir über deinen supertollen Gewinn !!!! Aaach, deine Freude springt aus den Blog-Zeilen, herzlichen Glückwunsch dazu.
Dein schönes neues Benutzerfoto habe ich auch gleich entdeckt, ich muss auch mal ein neues Bild von mir einstellen ...... nur, mich fotografiert meistens niemand, ich mache die Fotos bei uns in der Familie.

Einen guten Wochenstart für dich, herzliche Grüße aus dem zur Zeit sonnigen Berlin (immer noch keine Schneeglöckchen), deine Jutta

Jutta zei

..... Kommentar zu früh abgeschickt:
Dein Tablerunner ist wunderwunderschön geworden !!!!!
Deine Jutta

blackanna zei

Liebe Simone,
bei Dir ist ja immer viel los! Wie schaffst Du das alles nur? Dein "Grüner" gefällt mir sehr gut. Genieße die Schneeglöckchen, wir haben noch keine. Und bei dem Wetter heute dauert das sicher auch noch eine Weile.
Ganz liebe Grüße
Monika

Terry zei

Hi Simone! Your four seasons table runner is beautiful! I love the little stitcheries in the blocks! And congratulations on winning Lyn's giveaway! That table topper she made is lovely! :0)

Cybele's patch zei

Gefeliciteerd met het winnen van de give away. Wat ben je verwend met leuke dingen.Het groene quiltje is mooi geworden.Is het de bedoeling dat je dit ruilt met iemand? Ik heb nog nooit meegedaan met een swap.

evonne zei

Hello Simone, You have received some very lovely goodies from Lyn's giveaway. It is good to see your 4 seasons quilt finished and you have done a beautiful job on it. Best Wishes, Evonne xx

clare zei

Hi Simone , thankyou for visiting my blog and entering the giveaway , good luck . Love those little snowbells .
clares craftroom

bluebird-lyn zei

Hello Simone, I am very happy you liked the gifties.Look forward to our swap.Warm Regards Lyn

Stephanie zei

your monochromatic runner is wonderful. i love the embroidery in the light squares - especially the round ornament and the bare little tree.

thanks again for your nice comments about my little valentine quilt.

bear picnic zei

Your 4 Seasons Quilt is lovely! The little stitcheries are fun.

Handmade by Mai zei

Gefeliciteerd met het winnen van the give away. Je groene table runner ziet er heel mooi uit.

Een fijne week

Purpleflowerpatch zei

Hi Simone!
I love your blog - you sew such lovely and bright things! Your red apron is beautiful, and I have never seen a monochromatic project - you did beautiful work with all the greens.

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