I've pieced my nephews quilt top::
This will be basted today and then quilted and bound by the weekend - Yay!
I've also been busy cutting fabric for my next project::
On the left are some fairytale pieces that will make the block centres of my neices quilt. They were cut from an Alexander Henry panel and I got the inspiration for this quilt here and here.
On the right are some samples of 'Hideaway' that Courtney over at Seamstar kindly sent me. Here's a closer look::
The fabics on the left will certainly make their way into my stash and the ones on the right I'm a bit blah about so they probably won't!
Now those of you who follow me on Twitter will know that last week I wrote my car off on the M62. It's been really stressful sorting out all the insurance stuff and when the car was finally declared a total loss on Monday I had to go clear out all our belongings. I was shook up when I saw the state the car was in, we're lucky to be alive::
Luckily for me my faithful companion has been following me around and lying by my feet all week, she really destresses me::
Finally, this video on You Tube blew me away yesterday. I sent it to some people via email but I think you should all see it!! It made my heart sing, my face smile and my whole being feel proud::
I am the proud mum of a little girl with Down Syndrome.