Wednesday, September 30, 2015

OPAM, Nice Mail, FnwFs ,Blocks and Swaps…

It’s been sew nice to be in the “Cave” and play with my machine after 8 weeks away….

Since being home I have completed three of my Stitcheries for Sept OPAM. Peg and Kris do a great job keeping us on track each month.

1….You can see “Santa’s Workshop” HERE.

2….and it was lovely to put together Jenny's free BOM "Vintage Kitchen"


Thank you Jenny for your lovely design…..

3….next was the binding on “The Festive Season” by Hatched and Patched.. A longgggg table runner.


Thanks Fiona….

and look what arrived in the post…..


These beautiful goodies from Cheryll as I was the lucky winner of last month’s gift for FnwFs..    
Sew don’t forget to pop over to Cheryll's for this months FnwFs this week…. You may be the lucky lady who wins this month…..

I enjoyed playing with my scraps and make some QAYG blocks for Jan…..


and some “ Quilt Blocks to Heal Violence”


You can read more over at Jo's…….

and of course there is lots of secret sewing because I have joined both


Cheryll's Santa Sack Swap

and Chooky's  SSCS this year…

Guess what I will be working on for FnwFs ??????

Hugz  Maria Smile


  1. Your table runner and vintage kitchen quilt look lovely.
    You're going to ve very busy with secret stuff for a while!

  2. you've been busy! Love it all. That vintage kitchen stitchery really caught my eye!

  3. Love your finishes & projects. Hugs,xx

  4. good morning Maria,wow i love your finished projects,you have done well,i have joined these two xmas swaps too,so guess what i will be doing the same as you for FNWF,lol,i hope you have a lovely day my friend xx

  5. Lots of lovely finishes there Maria! Love the fabric choices in your two stitcher you projects and your scrappy blocks look great too.
    Looks like you are definitely enjoying being back in the cave sewing

  6. My gosh - I wish I could finish a fraction of what you do! Great work on everything. I finished Jenny's BOM, and need to get it posted for OPAM. Keep on stitching!!

  7. I have made that runner and it is looog! But lovely. Your kitchen quilt is beautiful. ..I love your colo u r and fabric choices. Great work on all your blocks x

    1. Gorgeous finishes for the month Maria and some lovely things on the go

  8. Lots of beautiful projects to see here Maria... Jenny's BOM has turned out so pretty... the table runner is a fun design... I bet your sewing machine was happy to see you!

  9. Lots of beautiful work and the BOM in blue is gorgeous. Might have to do one now!

  10. You have still managed to get lots of work done! All your projects are beautiful.

  11. I have only signed up for one swap in the past year .. .. .. I miss swaps but with study and the kids being older I don't know where my time goes


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