Monday, September 19, 2016

Happy Fall !!!

Hi Everyone !!

Happy Fall !!!


We are having cooler nights and the maples are starting to turn colors...


 Last Monday I fell off my small stool in the laundry room and broke my toe !
When I fell off the stool my small toe next to the baby toe caught the stool and bent all the way across
my middle toe  YIKES !  First thing I did was put  it back where it belong . Since then I have kept ice on it and kept it elevated .


Bad timing though.... Wednesday we had new carpet put in the entire house . Can you see all the furniture stacked on our back deck ???? This picture is before they removed the old carpet and padding . I have come the conclusion that the carpet installers have the easy job ;-)


My Strawberries 'n Cream quilt  arrived in the mail  from Mary @quilthollow and look at the Adorable mini Pineapple quilt she  surprised me with  :-D  Thank You Mary  I LOVE IT !!!

Here it is hanging off my front porch 

In Love with this quilting !




This is the quilting design I chose is  "Alpine " I thought it looked like strawberry vines with flowers


Fortunately my bad toe is on my left foot so I was determined to sew my binding on this quilt ;-)
I also hung my beautiful Pineapple quilt to I can enjoy it while sewing !

Sue

9 comments:

  1. No more climbing on stools for you! You have far too many quilts to create for that kind of nonsense? Has the toe been seen by a Doc? Have you buddy taped it? Have you had enough queries from nosy do-gooders?!?!?!
    I'm totally with ya' on the Alpine panto with Strawberry Fields! Couldn't be more perfect!

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  2. Oh no your poor toes, Hope it gets better very soon. Beautiful quilting on your quilt. I love it.

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  3. Yikes is right, "Sue"!!! Hope you are on the mend soon. Beautiful quilting!!

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  4. So sorry to hear you broke your Toe! YIKES, I hope it heals quickly! Love your Strawberries & Cream quilt, it turned out gorgeous!
    Enjoy that beautiful new carpeting too.
    Feel better soon my friend!

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  5. Such a sweetie...enjoy your little gift and my gosh....get well soon! I know it must drive you nuts to be down!

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  6. Poor toe, but at least it on your left foot so you can still pedal your machine. Love that quilt!

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  7. Hope your toe got you out of moving all that furniture and that nice carpet will feel so nice on a achy piggie. Your latest quilt is beautiful. You chose the perfect quilting design.

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  8. Looks like you and I both have foot problems!
    Tomorrow is the first day of fall and I have not put even one fall quilt out on display. I need to do something about that. It may be that it does not seem one bit fall like here.

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  9. Hope your toe gets better soon. Strawberries and Cream is lovely! Enjoy that new carpeting.

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