Saturday, December 10, 2011

Occupy my sewing room - FNSI show and tell

I have been taking part in the Occupy Your Sewing Room hosted by Cat Patches



Here are the results of my occupation ;-)

Cushions for Sister-in-law

from this (covers from a lounge suite)


to this!




My very first french seam ;-)

Two down, hopefully I can get two more out of the off-cuts.


FNSI

Friday night was another FNSI and I was able to prepare for my December swap blocks which were finished today ;-)

First up was Colleen for Block Swap Adventure - here is a tease.


Next up, a tease for Lorraine for QBSA


Ladies, your blocks will be in the mail on Monday.



PS - Lorraine is having a wonderful giveaway HERE




Thank you for visiting my blog today - I hope you have a good day. 
Remember, any day doing something you love makes it a good day ;-) 
Doing what you like is freedom. Liking what you do is happiness.

14 comments:

  1. Nice cushions.
    You do realise you'll have to post photos of the 'teases' after they are received to put us out of our misery, lol?
    Cheers,
    Robyn

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  2. Love the fabric of the cushions!

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  3. Great work! I'm so glad you joined us!

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  4. Now I have to see more! Nice cushions too.

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  5. Wonderful up-cycling! Cushions are not easy and you did french seams, good for you!

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  6. Love your cushions and I can't wait to see your blocks!

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  7. Oh what a tease (and a fun way you did it!); I can't wait to see the blocks!

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  8. Clever woman! I was wondering how do we show off what we made with out ruining the surprise for our family & friends.

    cJoy

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  9. LOL @joyandcomfort
    I can't claim credit for the idea of showing the offcuts - I saw it somewhere else in blogland and thought it was a great idea ;-)

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  10. Hello Cathy,

    Great cushions. I remember learning French seams in school, I have done them every now and again.
    Happy days.
    Bev.xoxo

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  11. Your pillows are beautiful. Most people have no idea what a french seam is. Good work.

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