Monday, July 1, 2013

Back Home Again

after a fabulous few days away visiting my DD and family overnight, before going to our Retreat at Avalon in Toodyay.

Here are a few photos I took while away..

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Do you like the pile of fabrics my GD put in the trolley…… She has recently got hooked on sewing…

Coffee and with my favorite cake before going to Toodyay…

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Colourful tree in the main street of Toodyay..

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I was amazed at this store that has opened in the tiny town..

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so many Christmas treasures to see and buy…

Quilt sandwiched ready to Stipple….


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Will post some more tomorrow. I am ready for bed. Goodnight..

Hugz  Maria



17 comments:

  1. You have to be proud of GD and her haul!! I have seen lots of yarn bombed trees in various places over the last few months - I think they are great fun. love the bright quilt!!

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  2. LOVE the colours in the quilt.... CHRISTMAS?.. much too soon x

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  3. Looks like a lovely day. Your quilt is beautiful, looks quite rainbow like.

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  4. Looks like a good time was had by all! How nice for you that DGD is hooked on sewing. I love your colorful quilt! And what kind of cake is that - it looks quite yummy. Hope you get all ersted and ready to go again.

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  5. LOve the jumper for the tree - also love the quilt - is it a special pattern or just random strips joined?? - a great way to use some of my balis.

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  6. Love GD and all the fabric.... great choices!!! what an interesting looking cake... and I do love the quilt you have there... so fun...
    Hugz

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  7. The quilt is amazing, loving all those brights.
    Gorgeous fabrics your girl chose (she obviously has good role models ).
    Enjoy home.

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  8. Sounds like a great time was had! How lovely that you'll be able to sit and sew with your grand daughter.

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  9. Ah, Avalon up at Toodyay is just lovely...Lucky you!
    Love the quilt and looks like DGD has got the quilting bug too!
    Julia

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  10. what fun you got up to Maria,love that xmas shop.xx

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  11. Fun :) Can't wait for more. LOVING that bright quilt :)

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  12. first of all I LOVE your banner....It really showcases the beautiful things you make.
    the tree sweater is hilarious......

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  13. Isn't the yarn bombing so cool?! Seems like you had a wonderful time. I love how you did the borders in your bright quilt. Neat to see the younger generation getting hooked on fabric :-)

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  14. Love all your photos, Maria! Your favourite cake looks very interesting :-)

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  15. what sort of cake is that, and how amazing is that Christmas shop.

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  16. Lots of colour in this post... What a fantastic colourful quilt!

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  17. A shopping trolley? In a fabric shop? Oh my gosh, I MUST go there!!
    Not sure about how the Christmas shop will survive in that little town... x

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