Sunday, September 4, 2011

and onwards we go....

I have been enjoying using Melody's White Rabbit idea and writing a list of all the things I want to do in the next month and then marking them off as I go.....


My list for September is in my left side bar and I have a page here where I paste my list at the end of the month

of course not all of it gets done and I often need to carry over... but I do get a great sense of accomplishment marking them off...

If you'd like to include White Rabbit then Melody has the button HERE and she gives us a new one each month....

One of my monthly projects is my Butterfly Garden quilt which I am wanting to do as a BOM... last month I didn't quite finish but here is my second block ...



and some close ups.....






today I am working on cutting and stitching the mini blocks for Block 3... this is how I use my board so I don't get mixed up with the fabrics ....


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.... I knew &&&&&&&  from #### who has a blog and likes to stitch is looking forward to seeing what I have made in the Spring Swap ... it is finished now and I took it outside for a photoshoot....


pity the wind blew just at the moment of the click

It's in the wash and I will try another picture tommorrow....

but I can mark it DONE on my September White Rabbit list

I am linking up with Sandy's Show and Tell

25 comments:

  1. Beautiful blocks, that will be a gorgeous quilt.

    Debbie

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  2. Hello Fiona,

    I love your shot of the quilt in the wind, looking forward to seeing the rest of it. Happy days.
    Bev.xoxo

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  3. List building and ticking is a great way to be more focused isn't it? Good luck with September!

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  4. Good luck with your sewing plans.
    As always, you know I love the butterfly blocks. They are looking so good and are steadily growing. Your embroidery is looking great!
    Aren't the colours working well, too!

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  5. Your stitching is just sheer perfection, girl...those blocks are gorgeous! And I love how creative you are with your sneak peeks, lol!

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  6. Your Butterfly Garden blocks are just gorgeous!
    Lisa

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  7. Your butterfly garden block looks magnificent! I love the close ups.

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  8. Wow, I just love your butterfly garden block, it is gorgeous! It is going to look magnificent when completed.

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  9. Your butterfly garden block is looking really lovely. I liked the lavender.

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  10. ah ha you are tricky and a tease Fiona,you are so funny,i love your quilt blocks especially the stitched flower one,well done Fiona

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  11. Your blocks are beautiful.. and I have my own white rabbit list...I am off to retreat and my list is long.. hope to get atleast half of it done... good luck on yours too.. :D

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  12. I also mean't to add - "good on you". I love the quilt!

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  13. Your butterfly garden quilt is beautiful! Your stitching is so detailed and fine, such exquisite work.

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  14. Wow Fiona, your stitching is stunning! I'm particularly in love with the pot of purple flowers, but the whole thing is beautiful.

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  15. You have been very busy last month and your stitching is really lovely! Superb work! I also love how the wind blew just as you clicked...hehehehe definately a sneek peak :) hugs Vicki x

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  16. Loving your ''butterflies garden'' blocks... your stitching is just awesome xxx

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  17. Love the stitching! This looks wonderful and looking forward to seeing the rest.
    Cheers,
    Robyn

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  18. Your quilt is coming along beautifully , love the stitcheries . Can't wait to see the quilt on the line . hugs

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  19. That is beautiful! Your embroidery is amazing on it and your applique is looking good too.
    Your white rabbit list is so long...it would stress me to no end!

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  20. Oh, Fiona, I love your block! It is so pretty and you do such beautiful work. And aren't you just too cheeky with the Spring Swap project. *grin* Thanks for sharing today. Sandy

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  21. Your BG is coming out beautiful:-)
    Love your colour of fabrics. Glad you "remind" me,I must get cracking!!
    Your garden from last post will soon be at it`s best,love the sky.

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  22. Fi, the Butterfly Garden quilt is going to be beautiful.. can't wait to see what it looks like..

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  23. Your BOM quilt is coming along beautifully.

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