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Two blocks are made per month, and the swap partners are allocated in the middle of each month

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Smooth sailing

Three more little yachts joined my sailing regatta today courtesy of Cathy.  And she also spoilt me with some birthday goodies.

Look, A pretty pieced of civil war fabric, a roll of ribbon and some lovely varigated embroidery silk.  Thank you so much Cathy. xx

Thursday, May 24, 2012

Violet Blocks from SueB

Here is what the lovely SueB sent me
Thank you Sue, I love the colours you have chosen, they are just perfect ;-)
here is a tease for SueB - your blocks are in the mail ;-)

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

My 6 inch block from Anna has arrived.....

Here's the my gorgeous blocks I have recently received from my exchange partner Anna. She is from the Netherlands, which is one of the countries I have been to visit when we lived in Germany.  It's been great being partners with you Anna.  Hugs and much love......your new friend Medora.

Monday, May 14, 2012

Coralie's blocks from Julieanne

  Here are my May 6" blocks for my swap partner Coralie in Canada.  She requested bright colored stars with a light background...I sure hope you like these "scrappy stars" Coralie..cant wait to see your finished quilt!! These are off to you in the mail tomorrow.

Friday, May 11, 2012

May swap partner sent

Hi Ladies
I have just finished sending off the partnerships for the May swap.  A warm welcome to Mary in Canada who is joining in the fun this month.  Mary has been a member of the 12 inch group for most of the two years that group has been running.

Thank you to Chantell for being my double swap queen this month. there are 21 members in this group with two sitting out the swap for May

Have fun sewing and I look forward to seeing all of the lovely blocks on the blog.

Quilted hugs, Sue xx

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

blocks to and from Sharon

I have received two beautiful blocks from Sharon for the 6" swap for April

here are the blocks I have sent Sharon
they are winging their way over to USA as you read this ;-)

Received blocks from Sue in Australia

I received these beautiful twin blocks from Sue a while back and I believe I forgot to post them here. I love these and the cool colors. Thank you so much Sue.....

Block received from Janet in YT

Here's the blocks from Janet.  I love them .... I love getting these packages and always anxious to get home so I can open them and enjoy reading the notes enclosed.  Beautiful card too ...Thanks a whole lot Janet.....Hugs and more hugs

Block received from Maria

Here's the beautiful blocks I received from Nova Scotai  along with a beautiful post card.  Thank you so much, I really like them, the colors are very nice...

6 inch Block Swap

Here is Maria's block sent and in the mail now.  Thanks for being partners with me Maria, I hope you will like my selections of colors.  It was fun making them....Hugs.....Medora

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

My sailboat Regatta

Two more yachts joined my sailing regatta today, thanks to new member Julieanne

They are joining the rest of these
I have started putting some borders on these - dont they look cute ?