Darcy’s Girls

Another get together with Judy and our friends was arranged for Monday. We discovered we all loved Jane Austen and have decided to call ourselves “Darcy’s Girls”!

We met at Sue’s home; she knows the way to a quilter’s heart

20150302-202121.jpgand her home has lots of quirky bits…….

20150302-202200.jpgand pieces

20150302-202218.jpgGJ has found these old initials, appropriately “GJ”!!

20150302-202311.jpgCathy had a visit to Amitie on the way

20150302-203143.jpgand showed us her beautiful Flower Garden quilt, which she’s quilted Kantha style

20150302-203225.jpgSue treated us to a wonderful lunch

20150302-203341.jpgand a show and tell of some of her latest quilts





20150302-203539.jpgThen it was on with the stitching while we solved the problems of the world!

20150302-203628.jpgwith a bit of box envy

20150302-203847.jpgand picture envy!

20150302-203909.jpgSuch an inspiring group of talented women!

Meredithe x

PS The Steampunk half blocks are finished!

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9 Responses to Darcy’s Girls

  1. Fiona Lazenby says:

    Happy birthday for last week. From all you have written it seams like you had a lovely and long celebrated birthday.
    I love Sue’s wall birds and the display cabinet. I would love to know where she got them from.

    hugs, Fiona

  2. Oh my goodness! What a fabulous show and tell. I love the kantha quilting on the flower garden quilt. It suits it very well. Glad to have discovered your blog. Wonderful inspiration.

  3. I love the birds, and I shall have to show Malcolm the cupboard ……. just as I wrote that he came into the room, so has now had a good look at it – could this be another project!! Lots of super sewing, and as always, delicious food! I have also requested that Malcolm does a pencil drawing of a sewing machine for me to embellish!!

  4. Cécile says:

    Oh my….what a wonderful show and tell ! I really love Sue’s quilts ! They are awesome !
    Bravo Sue….. 😉 The second one is very original !
    And I love too Jane Austen ! I have all of her books !

  5. thimbleanna says:

    You’re killing me. You are SO lucky to have so many wonderful groups of ladies to sew with. Beautiful, Beautiful Work!!!

  6. audrey says:

    Amazing show and tell this time! Love all the beautiful work!

  7. treadlemusic says:

    I have always said that taking a trip your direction wouldn’t happen cuz I would NOT survive a plane ride of that duration BUT……your posts are “FABULOUS” and really make me think about reconsidering!!!!!!!!!

  8. Maree says:

    Fabulous show and tell ,and the food YUMMM!

  9. Carole Minihan says:

    So much talent in these groups, amazing

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