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Thursday, August 19, 2010

Pocket ID

Hi Friends,
Today I have scanned a picture of the pocket I put on the back of Granddaughter II's quilt.  It's paper pieced and I use the pocket to house the birthday card, and to be the label on the quilt.   Here's the pic.

   
I don't know what caused this long break, something to do with the photo and wanting it to be extra large.  Maybe it will rectify itself once published???
 I'm catching a whiff of rosemary on myself.  I've just been out in the garden/patio putting my neighbor's name on a pink rosebush.  Last week or so I told her hubby that I had a rose with her name on it, and had to make sure it did.  Anyway, any time you brush against rosemary she scents you.  I picked beans before lunch.  We got some for supper and to freeze and to give away with the rosebush.  Carrots are doing okay, and there are more tomatoes - still green - and one of my peppers is turning red!!!!!!!!!!  Transplanted a 2" tangerine for S & E, today.  Gotta transplant a bunch of other Halloween plants.  They are getting root bound in those yogurt containers. My little ones are growing up.  Sniff.  Soon they will be off to find their own way in the world.  Hurray!
    Found another quote I like:
"When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us."    ~   Helen Keller
This one is so true in my life.  I've been looking at a closed door for over 44 years!  About time to turn around and see the beauty in this other doorway.
   Well, I'm off (really - off my rocker, literally) to work on the latest quilt.  Gotta go cut some more fabric...
Cut, Sew, Quilt!
Lotsa love,
Terri




















































4 comments:

  1. I love those little pockets on the back of the quilts! Such a neat idea. I'll be sewing again soon, once the kiddies are off to school. Maybe. :)

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  2. Beautiful block and the pocket is a great idea. hmmm.............

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  3. The paper piecing is so pretty. Like the pocket idea. And, I think I have just recently decided to look at the open door after 12 yrs. It is a nice feeling.

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  4. Okay...what a stinking cute idea with the pocket!!!

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