Friday, August 7, 2009

friday news

Just got my mail!
All you lovely quilt-y friends are getting you Pixie dust blocks sent in!
thank you! I'm very excited about all of them. I thank you very much! I so look forward to putting this quilt together for a lovely donation. It makes my day.

Above left to right: Jane, Doris, Carolyn
Siobhan, Sarah, and Angela

A few other goodies arrived too! Thank you Siobhan for your help on my states project! I can't wait to see figure out how to finish them It's very special to me. thank you! I made some bakery product names in letters for her for her bakery quilt. A great swap!
She even added a few reds for me. SO needed! thank you!

I actually won a swap! Upstate Lisa sent me a couple fats of her hand dyed fabrics! The colors are amazing. She's put a lot of effort into her new skill, and it's sure is worth it. I'm loving the red and blue she sent. Makes me wanna learn something new!
Jane snuck in a few pretty fabrics too. I can't wait to play!
Great inspirations!
I can't wait to play!

We're just back from a family funeral. It's been a tough week, and I thank all my bloggy friends for your sweet words. It feels good having a quilt-y community.


Oh, i almost forgot. a friend of mine started a new blog. She's a smart talented lady. Go check out Indigo jones. (she even wrote a little somthun sumthun about me!
Yikes! ( I paid her really. well, no I didn't. but I should!)
go see, comment and tell her you came over from my site. thanks!


  1. Great blocks and gifts for inspiration!! I hope you have a relaxing weekend after your tough week.

  2. The blocks are going to look great all together in a quilt. Great gifts, too. I'm sorry about the family funeral. That's rough.

  3. So sorry to hear about the family funeral. A big over the internet hug to you and yours. I missed seeing all the quilty goodness you are up to, and wish the break was for a happier reason. Take care.

  4. Oh V, I'm so sorry to hear about the funeral. I hope you are hanging in there. You are definitely in my prayers this week. A hug to you.

    p.s. Your quilty party decor, momma quilt, matching dresses, swapped embroidery, all look beautiful. :)

  5. Sorry about the tough week...

    The blocks all look like they will be fun to play with! Fabric therapy...

  6. Our blocks are going to make a fabulous quilt. Can't wait to see how you put it together.

  7. I am so sorry for your hard week, I am happy that the mail brought you a little bit of happiness during this hard time. the blocks are wonderful and the quilt will be perfect.

  8. Hey friend, glad to see you're "back". Your pixie blocks look great. I'll have mine in the mail next week. Your friend said some fabulous things about you. Hey wait, that's cause you are obviously fabulous! Enjoy your weekend!

  9. Everything looks amazing Victoria. It is so fun to check in on. Thank you again. I had to attend/host my dad's memorial service on Friday so it has been a horrible month for us and it is great to have some bright spots. Another fun coincidence, all the blocks are due on my birthday!

    Thank you again.

  10. the pixie dust quilt is gonna be gorgeous! it's fun to see all the different blocks.


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