Sunday, 13 April 2014

4 Seasons in One Day...

Well not quite, but it was the most beautiful Spring day; there was gardening, I raked up a tonne, (well, half a wheelie bin), of dead leaves out from under the bushes, I know, should have done it last Autumn, but it started raining, and didn't stop for 4 months!

I then spent the afternoon soaking up the sun, it was pretty glorious.


When the conservatory cooled down enough for some sewing action, I got to work on my next Brit Bee border; finishing off Laura-Jane's modern Christmas vision for the month...


This sneak peak was taken in the last sunshine of the day; I have since stitched it all together, joined it to the growing quilt top and it's ready to move on down the making line.  It looks fab.

So I have cleared my conscience a little about wanting to get on with my bag, I just have to write up a few projects, take some photos and I know I owe you some finishes, including a couple from my FAL list already, although one will not get a grand reveal for a while, annoying secret sewing, sorry.

I really hope you had a great weekend too, and hoping the second week of the holidays is just as perfect x

6 comments:

  1. Gardening??? Whatever next! Just starting the Easter hols here! Hope we get some of your sunshine!

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  2. Doesn't everything look better in the sunshine? Hope it lasts!

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  3. As long as you *enjoy* the gardening!!! I AM enjoying bring off school!!!!!

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  4. Probably best to leave all the leaves, etc. on the ground over the winter as it provides a habitat for insects, etc. Love the fabric for Laura Jane's quilt and looking forward to seeing it!

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  5. Alas, we had rain for a good chunk of yesterday. Sun's out now though, accompanied by screaming children o.O

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  6. That flower/tree photo is just beautiful. What is it?

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