Thursday, December 16, 2010

Playtime

This is what I've been playing with
while I should have been doing
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hey, what's more important than enjoying time at the sewing machine ! ! !



This datebook cover used two of those home dec samples from one of our quilt guild members


This smaller datebook used only one sample


I added some pinkish fabric to this sample to make up the size I wanted for this Journal cover

Here's the whole pic of this journal in progress
not much left before it's complete


Hugs

11 comments:

  1. Sometimes you just have to take time away from the norm and play. Your covers are looking good.

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  2. Your journal covers are wonderful!
    you have used your time very well:)
    I wish you a wonderful Cristmas.
    Suzanne

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  3. What a wonderful sew day, love the covers....

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  4. They look great. Glad to see that sewing is important.

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  5. Do I get to chose which one I want? Hmmmmm - Big T tells me I have to take the presents under the tree and add ribbon and bows. I was doing assembly line wrapping, and he put them under the tree before I was ready and now I have to regroup. There goes my morning of doing nothing - besides laundry (getting to be that desparate time when you have to do laundry).

    Hugs - Marie

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  6. I think someone should adopt me and teach me some of this important stuff, especially since I have a NEW sewing machine!!! Any suggestions?

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  7. it looks like you had fun making some journal covers too!!

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  8. So glad you had a sew day. I know then you have a smile on your face. So envy you of how creative you are honey.
    Just had to come by and check on you and wish you a very Merry Christmas
    Love
    Maggie

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  9. Wow, beautiful fabric combination!

    There is a little surprise for you over at my blog today, come and see!

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  10. Hi, Gerry!! Adorable journal cover, and I just love the GerryArt stitched tags!! Fun little addition! Hope you are having a good pre-holiday and will have a blessed Christmas!

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  11. Hi Gerry,
    just popped in to say a HUGE thank you for your nice and thoughtful words- they meant a lot! Sorry if I am late :((
    Your journal cover looks amazing, isn't it lovely to have a very special and unique journal where to record emotions??
    Monica x.

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