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Saturday, July 20, 2013

FNSI with WENDY

It was sooooooooooo cold last night ( 0 deg ) that it was nice to sit in the cave with heater on and sew…….
I found my AUSSIE Swap Blocks and decided to put them together.

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Really like the way the flimsy looks hanging in the trees this morning. Love all the blocks but especially the one with the wave hand stitched by Ank . It was more luck than design that the wave is the right way. LOL.


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I always have something under my machine as leaders and enders  so I also completed two “  Round the World Scrappy Blocks.”


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Last night was the first  FNSI with WENDY who has kindly taken over for a few months while Heidi and Bobbi have a break. Thank you Wendy. I had a great night stitching along with my blogging friends.

Hugz  Maria

41 comments:

  1. love the colours in those blocks, so perfect together! xx debbie

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  2. Love the sun coming through from the back. Gives such a great photo.

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  3. Hello Maria,

    Lucky you getting such lovely blocks.
    It makes a great quilt.

    Happy days.
    Bev.

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  4. love the flimsy... and they looks so fun in the sun with the trees...
    scrappy trips blocks grow quickly...
    Hugz

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  5. Such a beautiful quilt! I didn't join in the FNSI, might try for the next FNWF.

    Apparently we are going to get your freezing temps next week. Right now it's drizzly rain and warmish!

    Happy Sewing!!

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  6. great colours in the quilt..and what a good use of sewing time to make a block from the leader, enders

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  7. your top looks so beautiful.
    love the blues with the yellow touch.
    gorgeous!

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  8. Brrr...it was cold alright. Always nice to sit in the cave with the heater on. lol. Great work you've done there.
    Cheers, Anita.

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  9. wonderful quilt top Maria and love your block as well.xx

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  10. Beautiful quilt top And also your block :-))

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  11. Wonderful blue and yellow quilt top! Just perfect for your close to the sea home! Hope you warm up soon would send you some of our heat if I could!!!

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  12. Great quilt top - lovely colours. A great FNSI for you!

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  13. Very nice work.
    Love the blue and yellow quilt.
    Hugs,
    Teresa

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  14. love your blocks all sewn together! Sorry but I was out drinking margaritas with girlfriends so no sewing here...

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  15. What a wonderful quilt! As I was looking at the blocks, my favorite was the wave, also! I need to make something with that block. I love the colors of the quilt.

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  16. maria your Aussie swap Block quilt top is amazing - so bright and eye catching!! Love it!!

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  17. Brrrr.....at least you got a lot accomplished. I love the blue and yeallow.

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  18. Very pretty quilt work! Now hang on and lets talk about COLD...Sweltering heat here, would LOVE to send you some if you agree to share a nice cool breeze or two :)

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  19. Lovely work Mum. It sounds like it was colder every where but where we were.
    I had planed to finish that last stitchery for the little birdie quilt on holiday's! Put it on the light box traced it put it in my bag.
    When I got it out there was nothing! I had used one of those fading pens noooooo.
    Love Sandra

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  20. Love your quilt top. Blue is my favorite color and I love the wave. Looks great!

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  21. Lovely quilt top hanging in the sunshine.
    It always amazes me how block swap blocks make lovely quilts.
    Enjoy your tripping.

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  22. All the blocks look fabulous together. What a lovely quilt it will make.

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  23. Such a lovely quilt top Maria. Making those trip around the world blocks is a great idea.

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  24. Your quilt looks fantastic Maria.

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  25. looks excellent! love the blues and yellows ;-)

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  26. Beautiful quilt top Maria. Love the colours. Sharyn:)

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  27. Beautiful colours, very vibrant and fresh...........I wouldn't mind swapping a little of your cold for some of the heat we're experiencing here at the moment, lol

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  28. Love your quilt so far, although they are all gorgeous, I think the wave block is my favorite.

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  29. Gosh doesn't it look fabulous with the sun shining through it?! Leaders and Enders are such a great way to go! Looks like a great Friday night's work!

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  30. Your flimsy looks beautiful in the sunshine, gorgeous quilt!

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  31. What a beautiful top!! I wish it was that cold here... sigh... xxx

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  32. Looks like you had a fairly productive FNSI
    Love the colours in the quilt top

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  33. beautiful quilt - wow! (stopping by from the FNSI sign up)

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  34. Very pretty flimsy. It looks like stained glass with the sun shining behind it.

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  35. Great quilt Maria , very colourful and cheerful . Great leader and ender project too , you had a very successful night of sewing !

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  36. Wow the flimsy looks great Maria! Such a lot of careful work in each block made...
    And well done on a couple more Scrappy Trips too, they sure are popular at the moment...
    Keep warm x

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  37. That quilt will be spectacular, Such a lovely summery look

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