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Sunday, June 24, 2012

new stuff

my daughter and her new granson!    born late friday evening, he and mom are home now, doing just fine!

i just remembered, i did not get pix of the baby quilt and things i made for him.  i was in a big hurry to finish them ... last sunday my daughter came down and brought me back to anchorage with her.  she brought me back down tuesday night after i had a chance to shope 'til we dropped and visit around.


  some of my loot; we went to all five quilt shops , michaels and joann's! 








 i found this new gadget, a craft cutter that, i hope, will do a good job cutting little bitty applique pieces.  made by slice, it has a ceramic blade [very small]   it's supposed to  stay sharp forever, and will never rust




it seems that i've done a lot of other shopping, too.   an olfa circle cutter that works slick as a whistle, and two good fabric sales .






will see if these patterns are easy peasy bargellos!  one pattern uses a jelly roll, the other a layer cake.


5 comments:

  1. Looks like you had fun shopping.

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  2. you, betcha! gotta take advantage of a trip up to the big city these days ... they're few and far between now that i'm older.

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  3. Congrats on the safe delivery of the baby and on the nice haul of loot!!

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    1. thank you marguerita for taking a look and commenting!

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