Tuesday, 27 November 2012

shopping and more...........

Everyone sitting around at Chai Wallah for lunch...............



Susan's quilt at show and tell...........all hand quilted..........

And her version of Tis the Season was finished too............

Lea got an old quilt while in the USA.........love it..........

Bruschetta for my lunch...........beautiful..........

We had a little quick swap and so people did stress the theme was
Make it, Bake it or Fake it (buy something saving time)
Lea "faked it" and I got her parcel...things from the USA.......pumpkin pincushion on a little cotton spool and  a chocolate...........

A christmas present for someone............

a little stash enhancement - not that I need it but I loved them both.............

and these to go with some lovely fabrics Jenny gave me when she visited............Anni Downs fabrics..........

And this pattern caught my attention...........
Cooler here this morning being cloudy but it is supposed to clear and get to 37deg C........it's just going to be horrible til the end of the week..............some 40plus days to come............yuk........stay cool where you are.........
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In SSCS news the first couple of presents have arrived..............woohoo.........
Catch you later..............
Chookyblue

18 comments:

  1. What a great day you had chooky, and those purchases are a bit scrumptious. Show and tell amazing - what talented girls

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  2. Great piccie review...ps I love that ribbon!! Suze.

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  3. lunch looks yummy! muggy as here, have held off so far and haven't turned the A/C on, but not sure how much longer I will last!

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  4. Cool and raining here. Melbourne has my kind of weather for sure! Adelaide is sounding similar to your weather for the rest of the week though. (So glad I'm here.) Love all your purchases!

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  5. Like your purchases. What's the felt and ribbon going to become? Stay cool.

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  6. Thank you for the show and tell!! I think your stash enhancement is gorgeous!

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  7. Great day out Chooky...it is cool here...31 plus around us and we are 19 due to a sea mist coming in!

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  8. show and tell is one of my favourite parts of a get together... you bought some lovely goodies too - hot here too today and so dry....
    Hugz

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  9. hmm blogger days are just the best,leaves you on a high for a couple of days,so glad you had the best time and hope little chicken didnt get into to much trouble,lol.xx

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  10. The braids and the felt are super divine.
    What a beaut get-to-gether
    Our skies are like Beijing's...burning off has given us a horrible haze...but at least its cool.

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  11. Ohh love the sue spargo ribbons and wool you bought me for chrissy :P x

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  12. Love the braid and felt...can't wait to see what it makes.

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  13. looks like such a great day....

    love the ribbon and felt, can't wait to see what is made with them

    overcast , has been raining overnight, 30 % chance of rain today......20 degrees here in Newie

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  14. Love what you bought!! Thanks for a great day xx

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  15. Oh great show and tell and ourchases. Love the pumpkin pincushion

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  16. Sounds like everyone had a great time and you have come home with lots of treasure. I love the Sue Spargo ribbons.

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  17. Looks like you had a lovely time... great Show-n-tell! Nice shopping goodies too!

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  18. I love the purchases you made, and of course you bought that pattern, "CLUCK CLUCK" SEW :)

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