Monday, October 6, 2014

DWM 10/6/14

I took projects with me on vacation, so I'd have something to do in case of rainy weather. We actually had great weather except for a couple of days. I was able to finish everything I had prepped and taken with me: the quilting and binding on my 30-Something Challenge quilt; three sets of bee blocks; and dozens of flying geese, which will become part of a future project.
Flocks of Flying Geese

Now that I'm home, I have massive cleaning up, laundry, etc. to do. No sewing happening here today!

Tomorrow I'm working with guild friends on assembling our fund-raiser quilt for next year. That should be fun! All I know about the quilt so far is that it's red and white, and lots of people pieced lots of Peaky & Spike units for it.

Linking up today with Judy at Patchwork Times; check out everyone else's design walls over there for some great inspiration.

A few vacation pics:
Good Advice, Big Lagoon State Park, Perdido Key, FL
 
Favorite Restaurant in Destin,
Best Ever Blackened Amberjack Sandwich
 
View from the Aptly Named Sunset Grill, Perdido Key, FL

Live Oaks & Spanish Moss along the Trail in Orange Beach, AL

Rainy Day Visitor; View from our Balcony at the Mariner

View from the Flora-Bama Yacht Club
(Bayside, across the street from the famous Flora-Bama Lounge)

Really?!!!


 
 
 

7 comments:

  1. Great vacation photos! Looks as though you got a lot done, too. The opportunity quilt in red/white sounds intriguing...

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  2. I like the colors you used in your flying geese blocks. It looks like you had a fun vacation, and I hope getting settled back into home goes smoothly today!

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  3. Beautiful photos of your vacation. Looking forward to seeing what you will do with your flying geese.

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  4. Thanks for sharing! Rest, and have a good week.

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  5. How nice to get some quilting time in. I usually bring my hand sewing and then never touch it.

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  6. Love your last photo of the ATM inside... or at least so they say. Alligator notice also interesting. Nice job on those flying geese. No cut off points for you.

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  7. Those are great photos!!! I love the no swimming one too! Crazy!

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