Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Some Good Mail...

The weather here is Tassie has turned really cold...I am sure there's snow close by. But atleast I have plenty I can do indoors under the heater.

My little motifs pile is growing to over 20 now

It only takes about 10 minutes to whip up one of the little ones...providing the kids don't start talking to me when I am counting trebles! lol!

And some good mail arrived on Friday from the lovely Maree, her online store Ollie And May

Yesterday in the post I received Some Kind of Wonderful and Cotton Floss from Anni's shop Hatched and Patched
Both such beautiful books and I'm very tempted to make quilts from both books and also the smaller projects, but will have to put them on my 'to do' list as I already have so much to do!

Enjoy your week!

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Penny said...

I'm now afraid to start on the crotchet flower...afraid I cannot stop! Lol. Yummy colours :)

Anonymous said...

lisa your flowers are lovely,in the vignette book there is a chicken soup recipe you must try it it is so yummy and healthy.
Your new books look great have fun reading

Leanne said...

Your little motifs are so sweet, they add that delicate touch to your already beautiful projects.
Enjoy your new books, I'm hanging out for Anni's new book, its due in at the shop any day now.

Francien said...

Oh how i wish too you would sell your patterns Lisa!!..I would be one of the first ones to buy them...i know one of your patterns was in Homespun, but i cant buy this magazine here in Holland...and to subscribe is to expensive because of the postage...anyway...this little flowers are so beautiful...cant wait to see what you are going to make with them...the colors are lovely!!and i also love your new header!!
greetings Francien.

Roseanne said...

Mmmmmmm some very nice mail.

Shirley said...

Well Lisa, Francien and myself will be fighting it out to be first in the queue for your patterns. So I am cracking that whip and telling you to hurry up with those patterns. Have just ordered my Vignette magazine and can't wait for it to arrive. Love that stash of flowers.

Jen said...

I love these little babies!! they are just too cute and your header looks gorgeous with them in it! Lots of fun reading too, nothing better than a nice snuggle on the couch with
a cuppa and some great books! So much inspiration!!
Big hugs

Anonymous said...

I don't think I realised you are from Tassie! It wasn't cold when I was there last month - thankfully!!

Clara said...

Your blog has turned to bright and spring colors, so beautiful. Love the pincushion and the crochet flower. You must have magic hands, Clara.

Narelle said...

Lisa just love the crochet flowers. Are they a pattern that you made up yourself. I would love to make some as i love how you added them to your beautiful pin cushion just beautiful.
I love to crochet while it is cold.
Hugs and keep warm

Tatkis said...

Oh, some more beautiful flowers :) they are so cute!
We have today a first chilly day in Brisbane :) not close to snow, but cold enough.

Funny - I went to see if I could order this fantastic book Some kind of wonderful and haven't found it in the internet-shop :))


cross stitch kits said...

love your crochet creations well done!

Googy Girl said...

loving your little crochet flowers....you have me on the web looking for crochet flower patterns my girls want them to make hair clips...

yours look like they are breeding...lol