Wednesday, October 6, 2010

My Creative Space: Why I love it when Annie-Rose wakes at 5.30 am....

so Annie woke at 5 for a bottle and a cuddle
and after I had done that, I decided to stay up and sew this top together.

I absolulely love getting up early to work on a fun project.
I make a cup of hot tea and so enjoy some peace and quiet
with my thoughts and my sewing machine.
I think this is my absolutely favourite vintage sheet quilt yet.
Sorry I can't remember where I found the tutorial for it,
but if you want I can hunt it out in an old blog post!

Hurray for some Creative time!

16 comments:

  1. I need to do one of these! (so yes! Tute please)
    I adore your colour choices. I also need to give myself the gift of finishing something.
    Will you get an early night tonight then?

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  2. Wow that looks stunning Deb, dont those old linens make the best quilts? Im itching to make another vintage sheet quilt , cant decide what !

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  3. It's a lovely quilt, so colourful. I wish I could be that creative when my little monkey wakes at the crack of bird screech. x

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  4. Wow so gorgeous! You have inspired me to get started on my vintage sheet quilt but I can't start anything till I've finished some more stuff! Isn't it great when the kids are up early! Apart from the lack of sleep it's a great time to get some stuff done!

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  5. Wow!!! It is stunning. Good on you for the early start, so wish I was a morning person.

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  6. Wonderful. I love early mornings too.

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  7. I love the pattern you've used and thanks for the close up. I missed the detail of the circles without it and it really makes the quilt. I've off to mark it as a favourite for later.
    My Creative Space

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  8. Wow, that is so gorgeous. The mass of colours just makes it. How long did it take you? It would take me an age to complete something like that.

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  9. Stunning!
    I wish I loved early mornings. I really really do. But I don't. Just not who I am. I'm a night time person.

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  10. creative time is awesome, though i am not sure about kids getting up at 5 in the morning....but i guess i better start getting used to that huh? this looks so lovely. you always do such an amazing job.

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  11. wow!!!! this is so pretty! I love it. The colours and prints are so sweet - it looks like you've quilted sunlight. btw, have you read the Annie Rose books by Shirley Hughes?

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  12. I wish my vintage sheets were as lovely as yours! Beautiful quilt.
    Thanks for sharing.

    Warm hugs,
    Pam

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