Monday, April 30, 2018

Ten + One

Guess what? I've maintained this blog for eleven years now! I've slacked off in the last couple of years but I'm still here, checking in sporadically. If I were a more energetic, organized person I'd celebrate with a giveaway. Instead I'll just share what's currently on my design wall. 😊



These are the first of the blocks to come in from my local guild in response to my latest friendship block request. I asked for 7" wide "blocks" of assorted strips that would be appropriate for a quilt for a man or teenage boy. My intention is to make a Chinese Coins quilt for a young man in foster care or a male patient in hospice care. The size of the end product will depend on how many more blocks come in and how carried away I get in adding to what I've been given. 😉 I don't have a clue what I might use between the columns of strips. I'll figure that out later on.

I haven't been on the computer much of late due to a series of nasty headaches.


Consequently I haven't been responding to your lovely comments. Please know I do appreciate them and that I hope to feel well enough soon to get around to see what you've been up to lately.

8 comments:

  1. Haha is that the laundry all done for the day!! Hope those pesky headaches vanish, changes of season bring many unwanted things into our lives.

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  2. Sorry to hear you've been suffering a bit again lately but I'm sure your doggy's antics must cheer you up no end.

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  3. I'm feeling a definite kindred spirit with all those lovely stripy columns. Congratulations on a really impressive blogging record; I hope one day to attain the same heights :-) Your blogging might not be quite as regular as it used to be, but it's still always worth visiting. Keep up the good work.

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  4. Happy anniversary! I hope you feel better soon!
    I realized in February that my blog's 10 year anniversary had been in January. I'd always thought I'd have a celebration to mark the occasion, and instead it slipped right past me. Oh, well.

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  5. Congratulations on 11 years! That's awesome. I've only been following for a couple of years and I'm wishing you another 11 years (or more) of blogging.

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  6. Congrats on 11 years! Lovely design wall... and I love your laundry!! Hope your headaches ease up soon xx

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  7. I can see at least a few people did what I might be tempted to do: leave the strips a bit too wide for a safety buffer.
    Oh, the joys of laundry ‘helpers’!

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Due to my health issues I am frequently unable to respond to your comments but please know that I do try to acknowledge your thoughtful responses. I cannot respond to 'no-reply' bloggers either, much to my frustration.