Friday, November 30, 2012

So long November

November 2012

Those are my November makes. I have to say I spent a lot of November making that weekender bag, if you missed it, the post about making it is here.

I am going to take that Weekender some places - this week I purchased airline tickets. Marianne from The Quilting Edge and I are going to Texas in February - we have tickets to Quiltcon. And I have a ticket to the Fat Quarterly Retreat in London in July too - it is time to make the travel arrangements. That Weekender Bag is going to see the world.

Ohio Stars

Since the November makes are looking a bit thin, I wanted to show off my two other big projects this month. The Oakshott Lipari table runner is coming along. Those 3" Ohio star blocks are not a quick make but worth the fuss. Maybe I can get this one done this weekend, or at least over the next week.

Mod Pop - so far

And here is my Mod Pop so far. I am going large - it will be queen size - so I have 6 more blocks to make this weekend and the edge bits. Cindy from Fluffy Sheep Quilting has sponsored a give away of a Mermaid Splash fat quarter bundle in the Mod Pop Quilt Along for finishing the Mod Pop tops by the end of Sunday. Since everyone is quilting along with me,  I have to keep the pace myself. And I cannot wait to quilt this one so I am backing it with a nice sheet so I can go from top to quilting without delay.
Lily's Quilts

I am linking to Lynne at Lily's Quilts Fresh Sewing Day. Do head over there to see what all the wonderful bloggers have been doing this month.

Best,

Leanne

17 comments:

  1. Great makes Leanne. Looking forward to seeing you and the weekender in July

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  2. Lots of lovely projects, Leanne. I am especially loving the Oakshott table runner - the lipari fabrics look so beautiful.

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  3. Eek, those shoes are delightful! And your ModPop quilt will be stunning!

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  4. Ooh hopefully I'll get to see that weekender then ;-) Mod Pop is looking awesome!

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  5. Good for you. pant,pant Now on to December! lol

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  6. oh,my!!! so many beautiful projects, Leanne.

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  7. Lovely stuff this month, especially the pouches ;-) Can't wait to see the finished Mod Pod too, the colours are fab.

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  8. You've had an awesome month, especially considering the Weekender fit in there! Love your two projects in the works!!

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  9. Mod pop is looking stunning! I'm so glad I'll get to see you again in July, and hopefully more than a passing chat! Jxo

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  10. All beautiful and would have been excellent without a whole Weekender - I can't wait to see it (and you!) in person xxx

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  11. You've had a fab month, love how your Mod Pop's going, and I shall admire the Weekender next year!

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  12. What a bunch of lovelies! Your weekender bag is going to have a lot of quilty fun!

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  13. Beautiful finishes, Leanne, as always. Wish I could be as well traveled as your Weekender is going to be! :)

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  14. They may not be totally finished but your 2 projects are very intricate and will be amazing.
    How awesome is your giant mod pop!

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