A very Millrose weekend – part 2

We interrupted our sewing on Saturday to go to the ANZAC parade and service. Saturday had dawned cold and wet

20150427-145226.jpgand as the rain had really set in by the time we left, umbrellas were the order of the day.

20150427-145316.jpgIt looked like the whole town, and many from surrounding towns, had turned out and we were all very moved by the service.

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Back at the house, Maree has a new sewing machine

20150427-145549.jpg($89.00 from the Post Office of all places!) and she proceed to attach border to her “Museum Medallion”

20150427-145734.jpgchanging it up from Judy’s version; there’s another border going on with appliqué.

Miss A bought fabric for Judy’s “French Market Medallion”

20150427-145936.jpgWe’re Judy Junkies really, aren’t we?!

Miss F was prepping

20150427-150059.jpgfor “Steampunk”

20150427-150137.jpgas was GJ

20150427-150203.jpgfor her version

20150427-150232.jpgMiss C prepped

20150427-150357.jpgand stitched

20150427-150449.jpglots of gorgeous “Emma Mary” blocks

20150427-150520.jpgMiss H prepped an “Aunts’ Quilt” block

20150427-150625.jpgmade some stars, and sewed an extra line to make little hst’s

20150427-150726.jpgmaking all of these, twice (that’s the pile)

20150427-150803.jpgAnd that’s not all! Back tomorrow with yet more…….

Meredithe x

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9 Responses to A very Millrose weekend – part 2

  1. Barb Vedder says:

    looks like a lovely time. pretty memorial flower and I adore the umbrella!

  2. thimbleanna says:

    Yay — there’s Aunts’ Quilt progress in there LOL!!! How could you not be Judy Junkies — she has such beautiful quilts. Looks like you kids had some great quilting going on!!!

  3. Cécile says:

    Hey hoo !!! I’m back ! :)))
    Lots of post to read but I love this one !! And your projects too !
    Xoxo

  4. Lilly, the younger daughter of our Sydney friends, Lee and John, is in Turkey with a NSW govt party …… she won a competition to compose a piece of music that was evocative of the campaign (she is only 16!!!)
    Lots more wonderful sewing ….. stop showing Steam Punk, I don’t need another project!!

  5. Louverna says:

    I love your posts. You ladies are so creative. The fabric choices are wonderful.
    I have a question: is there a pattern for “Alice in Wonderland” quilt?

  6. audrey says:

    So much inspiration! Love to check in with your posts and see all the latest progress from your gals.:)

  7. rachaeldaisy says:

    Ohh Love that bird fabric that looks like an ink drawing.

  8. bermudagirl says:

    HI Meredithe, lovely post again. That bird sketchy fabric is amazing. Love the stars. Oh yesterday I was in a bakeshop cooking shop and thought of you, and all the aussie bloggers I follow or seem to follow, sometimes I don’t even realize until they say sunday is over and it is first thing in the morning! They had the cutest koala and kangaroo cookie cutters.
    Greetings from Switzerland,
    Jodie

  9. bermudagirl says:

    Hi Meredithe, thanks for confirmation on blue and white liberty print from last comment had to go back and look at the post about the bird that is why I am now answering here. Oh and about the kangaroos and koalas yeah they would make great quilting templates!

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