Wednesday, June 5, 2013

OFW, Blocks, Swaps and Great Mail

It’s OFW again and I have joined Karen and the other ladies to make a few flowers…

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You can pop over HERE  to see what others have made.

On the weekend I completed my " OWL BOM "

 Grizal            1 c


The Marble Shop
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Two " Aussie Swap Blocks "

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and some Mug Rug swaps….

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Today I was surprised to receive a HUGE parcel.
Just look at what Di from Quilting is Blissful sent me..

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How spoilt was I… Great Christmas fabrics, patterns and heaps of hexies as well as some to stitch together.
Sew of course I had to add one to my OFW list..

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Thanks heaps Di for my lovely “Just Because “ gift.. I love it..

OH!!!! Don’t forget to keep your eye open to SIGN up for FnwFs over at Cheryll's place this FRIDAY June 7th….

Hugz  Maria


  1. Wow, look at all those hexies gifted to you. What an amazing gift. It looks like you are keeping busy with all that sewing, I love the Marble house at the North Pole.
    I've finally got my blog app to behave so you can see what we're up too over here. Xx Sue

  2. wow! you did do well ... love the owl xx

  3. My goodness you've been busy. Love the owl block. And your Santa's workshop quilt is going to be so bright and colourful.

  4. Ohh lots of goodies to see!! Cute and Fun hexie-flowers :-) How kind of Di to send hers your way. I love your Owl block too and all the other lovelies you have been sewing - you have a knack of finding extra fun fabrics to use! Have a great day!!

  5. Love the flowers and the other works you show in your post.

  6. Beautiful flowers. Yes, you are spoiled to receive all those pretty flowers. Enjoy!

  7. Great fabrics for your Marble shop Maria. What a lovely gift from Di. I'm sure you'll put them to good use. See you tomorrow night!

  8. Lovely flowers. What a fabulous gift from Di. Hugs,xx

  9. Lots of lovely sewing and wow what a fabulous parcel to receive.

  10. Lucky girl with all those hexies and fabrics for your collection. Love the blocks you have been working on too. Might just make my FNWF as a sewing day and a knitting night. That way I get the best of both worlds lol.

  11. holy cow! what a great package! Nice work on your projects too.

  12. My you have been busy!
    your new blocks look great.
    all those flowers are amazing, they are going to be a super boost to your novelty garden!

  13. Your flowers look wonderful and look at all of the new ones!!! Wow!

    Love your owl BOM and your North Pole Marble House. Very cute!

  14. you got lots done... perfect fabric for your marble factory house... lots of lovely blocks.... great parcel you got... looks like a lot of fun to be had with that...

  15. Love the marble house, the fun fabric is perfect.
    Lots of lovely blocks you have been making and pretty flowers you received. Lucky you.
    Enjoy FNFW.

  16. Lots of lovelies on this post Maria.
    Hexie flowers seem to be blooming everywhere..
    Love the Owl...I really need to make an Owl. Too cute.
    Julia ♥

  17. what gorgeous blocks Maria and love the mug rugs and boy what a lovely parcel to receive.xx

  18. Lots happening at your place. Lovely flowers growing there. hugs

  19. Such a lovely surprise package. Lots happening at your place and all wonderful.

  20. Such a lovely surprise package. Lots happening at your place and all wonderful.

  21. Oh gosh Maria, I would have a heart attack if that parcel landed in my post box - what a stunning collection of hexy's - enjoy!!
    Do you not sleep?! All that sewing is just gorgeous, I don't know how you keep it up! x

  22. ps forgot to say I love the quilt in your blog header, such pretty colours

  23. Wow you have had a productive weekend with some lovely projects The hexies look adorable. How lucky to receive that lovely parcel for of beautiful flowers and fabrics !!!!!!

  24. Lovely gift from Di and I love the Marble shop!

  25. wow, what a lovely parcel and the owl is fantastic too. xx debbie

  26. Wow, such a lot of projects, they all look gorgeous. Love your marble shop block!


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