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Quiltville’s Quips & Snips!!: Hexies Discovered! Journey Forward!


It isn’t “the large classic jar” of paper hexies that I have been wracking my mind hoping to seek out – however this may do!

I knew I had began “one thing” hexie-ish – and the final time I bear in mind touring with something like this was probably our journey to Kenya in October of 2019.

Was it actually that way back?  My how time flies if you find yourself dwelling by means of a worldwide pandemic.

However I digress –

I had a photograph of a tile flooring that might make a really attention-grabbing hexie quilt. I envisioned working it in brights in attention-grabbing colour combos – and right here is the proof of my begin, however the place was the photograph of the tile flooring to provide me extra course?

I discovered that too – and thru I am not even going to flirt with the concept that this might be one other gazillion-piece queen-sized hexie mission, I feel will probably be enjoyable to play with shiny and colourful items and eccentric little prints for some time.

There may be lots of journey taking place for me in 2023, and SOMETHING has acquired to occupy my fingers!

I feel I’ll pull extra Kaffe scraps into this one – I feel the colours and prints will actually convey some curiosity – and who is aware of what I am going to choose up on my journeys to additionally embrace.

That is the enjoyable, is not it?

Talking of journeys –  This was mine yesterday:

A go to to the mammo bus!

Now how about these mountains and an impending storm as backdrop? Speak about dramatic!

Our mammo suite is having a make-over at Ashe Memorial Hospital – so they have the mammo bus within the car parking zone.

I am recreation!  Moreover, I might fairly go right into a bus than a hospital setting.

They have fairly the setup in right here!

All finished, and solely a bit moist getting from the bus to the automotive.

That is what 61 and all caught up on mammos appears like.  I am at all times glad to have this taken care of, however I do get a bit nervous ready for the outcomes to return in.

Have you ever had yours?  What’s stopping you from scheduling if you have not?  It is so necessary!

From right here it was a go to to the chiropractor in anticipation of some very lengthy flights taking place within the very close to future.

Boobs smashed, again cracked – I am good to go!

There was simply sufficient time to take care of the 80 kits for my Eire vacationers taking place in June.

I’m eliminating as a lot weight and bulk as I can for my baggage, so I’m trimming margins off of the printed Stick ‘n Sew, eradicating the backing and having the overlay place on to every linen sq., and a needle put into one nook.

I will be packing them as tightly as potential in anticipation for this journey. 

There may be extra to do – however since all of my different issues on the pre-travel checklist are nearly finished – I can get finished what I can on these earlier than I’m going.

OH Mabel!

I am feeling principally like this.  Afraid I’ve forgotten one thing necessary, but understanding I’ve all the things I want – my visa, my journey paperwork, my passport – 

Oh, have to notify bank card firms in order that they know I am touring –

However I feel that is it!

I am leaving at 6am tomorrow morning for a 2 1/2 hour drive to Greensboro to catch my flight to Atlanta and one other flight to JFK New York – and eventually will meet up with my group to board our flight to Taipei Taiwan and eventually our final flight to Hanoi Vietnam.

I am unsure precisely once I’ll have the ability to submit once more – however I’ll once I can!

Final Two Days to Save!

A while tomorrow earlier than I board that flight for Taipei I will be ending the introductory sale for Sugar Grove.

This sample is already marked 25% off – no coupon wanted! However the low cost ends quickly!

The final word in scrap stitching! This sample consists of full colour images and graphics and three completely different strategies to make sure triangle success! Sure, you CAN make a dent within the scrap stash and have enjoyable whereas doing it!

Quilt Measurement: 80’’ X 90’’

Elective however useful: Bonnie Ok. Hunter’s Important Triangle Instrument and both the Easy folded Corners ruler, or the Easy Folded Corners Mini.

Conventional rotary reducing strategies are additionally given for individuals who haven’t got entry to those rulers.


Because it’s Saturday morning and the solar is shining after a number of wet stormy days I feel I am going to head upstairs and scramble up a hearty breakfast.

I plan on resting it up as we speak – not doing an excessive amount of of something since all the things is effectively taken care of.

Early to mattress tonight, and off I’m going tomorrow!

Quiltville Quote of the Day –

Goals do not develop into a actuality all by themselves.

Hold at it, and make them occur!

Have a beautiful weekend, everybody!

And for these headed on this journey with me – I am going to see you at JFK tomorrow night!



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