Posted by: flamingodebra | November 13, 2008

Some progress is starting

Well, I seem to be getting some momentum back, Yesterday I finished one and loaded and started the next one!  Friday night we had Quilt til you Wilt at Jean’s Material Things and I was able to put this little bag together.  img_0424 I had grand plans of getting four of them done but, it is a bit more fussy than I thought it would be.  I have 4 more sets of inter-facing insides cut out, so I guess when I have a moment, I’ll put some more together.  Ha, ha, a moment.  I have 15 quilts to quilt (at last count) before Christmas.  Sarah is coming home on the 23rd of December and I want to be able to just hang out, watch movies, kick some Monopoly butt and eat yummy things.  I can’t wait!

Yesterday, I went to Bourbon Street, our local “nice” clothing store.  I went to pick up tickets for a fund-raiser fashion show on Saturday, November 15th.  I started looking at stuff and was going to formulate a plan for a Christmas party outfit.  Well, I ended up with a great outfit.  The black jeans are a size I have not worn for years – so it didn’t matter that they were the most expensive pants I have ever purchased!  Funny how that works.  They do look nice and are very comfortable.  The blouse and Jacket are very sharp – I won’t be the schlumpy one when I go out in this outfit!  And Karen at Bourbon Street put two more great fitting pieces aside to ease Mr. Frank’s shopping pain.

I had better “get at it”.   Lots to get done and some energy to do it!

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  1. Cute bag! Love the fabric!
    Ummm, if the size of your new pants is smaller, then I’m jealous!
    Wow! 15 quilts! You go, girl!

  2. Thanx, I just happen to have a bolt of this fabric in my little shop…. and yes, the new pants were a few sizes smaller. I think that the company does that for the psychological sale….. When I asked for my usual size, they brought me two sizes smaller to start with…..


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