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June 4, 2013

a cute little book

Good morning.  It is still on the cool side here on the West Coast  as we are knee deep in what we affectionately call June gloom.


I have been enjoying some productive hours behind my sewing machine and am busy putting a super simple pattern together for a summer quilting class I will be teaching here in my home. 


I've been thinking that I will post it here on the blog as well, so that you all can sew a long.



I had to share a few photos of the cute little book I made for the shower I went to on Sunday.


These little memory albums are so fun to put together.  I think we'll have a book a long in the near future, too.



I just finalized the details on one of the doors that has opened to me recently and I can't wait to share it with you soon.  There are still a couple of puzzle pieces that need to come together and so my learning to wait skills continue to be sharpened.  Ha!  I guess they must have been pretty dull to start with to require so much work now.


I guess that's it for me this lazy Tuesday morning.  Now it's your turn, what's keeping you busy?  And does it feel like summer where you are?

xo, Patty

15 comments:

  1. Hi Patty - darling book to fill with memories. What a special gift.

    I'm busy with trying to get all of my Christmas items made for my Etsy shop for my Christmas in July sale. It's really pushing me!!

    Have a great day!

    Judy

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  2. Patty, that is a cute little craft. It will be special to someone. xoxo,Susie

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    Saludos

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  4. That little book is just darling...kind of like the "smash" books? I love how sweet it is. I think the quilt thing would be great- I have been sewing again after not sewing for a long time- xo Diana

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  5. You are so good at making little treasures, Patty! As for the weather here, it's a beautiful, sunny spring day. I would have been in the garden, but had a lunch to attend today.

    Enjoy your sewing!

    -Karen

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  6. Love it! I was able to order prints straight from my phone in the perfect square size to put into KeKe's Disney book! Such a treat!

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  7. That's adorable! So special.

    Does it feel like summer here? Lawdy mercy, yes!

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  8. It sure felt like summer last week..3 days of 90's..Yuk

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  9. How cute is that little book! Here is the northwest the weather is wonderful, sunny and warm!!

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  10. The book is adorable. The sun has been shining in the UK this week and it's set fair for a few more days yet. Sarah x

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  11. What a sweet idea,it's lovely
    I'm busy trying to keep warm,as it's Winter here. :)

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  12. Finishing up binding a quilt so now I am wondering what yours will be...:)

    That little book is adorable!

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  13. Patty,
    Adorable book to welcome a new bundle of JOY!!!
    Love the hues in your color palette!!!
    The Brunch Bunch Ladies were here on Tuesday!
    I'll be watching for your announcement soon, dear friend!!!
    Fondly,
    Pat

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  14. Hello Sweet Patty!

    What an adorable little album! Wow, a quilting class in your home! Now how fun is that! Good for you Patty!

    Keep those creative juices flowing! You are an inspiration!

    Hugs,
    Maryjane

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  15. Good morning! I wish I could attend on awesome quilting class that you taught because you are so talented. The memory book is adorable. What is keeping me busy? I have decided to learn how to crochet.

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