Welcome everyone! I hope you had a great weekend and are ready to march into the week – I know I am.

The princess birthday party was a big success. Snow White was there, along with several other princesses. My tiara was taken out of storage, and I got to wear it the entire day. Baby Jenny and I spent a lot of time together and we had so much fun!

Princess Selfie – Jen got distracted by one of the other party goers…

 

My crush for this week is Jenny’s wallhanging I finished last week. You can read about it in this post. And, just in case you missed it here’s a picture of it. 🙂

Alphabet Soup Wallhanging

I have lots to do this week to keep moving forward in my sewing room. My To Do list looks like this:

  • Teach a make-up class to a couple beginner quilting students on Tuesday
  • Attend guild meeting on Wednesday
  • Make more progress on quilting my m-I-l’s quilt. I know I keep calling it a beast, but it is! It’s so big and of course I had to decide to do all custom quilting (insert rolling eyes emoji here) so it’s taking me much longer than I anticipated. I need to get it finished and off the frame because I have customer quilts that are waiting their turn.
  • Cut fabric for the Cookie Cutter pattern and piece the top. This will be a store sample and has a deadline attached to it so this one might have me stitching late into the night.

That’s my list, what does yours look like?

Before we move on, I have a public service announcement. 🙂 WordPress has updated again and now comments are not being forwarded to my email. I try hard to respond to every comment  (except during a giveaway), so this is a frustration for me. I apologize in advance if I miss a comment or two; please understand I appreciate the time you take to write and I’ll be working hard to make sure I see and respond to every one.

Now, before we get to this weeks MCM, let’s take a closer look at a few of last week’s link-ups. There were so many good ones!

First up – Liz of Savor Every Stitch. Did you see the Avant Garde quilt she finished? I like how the design really shows off the fabrics, and it looks so good on her bed. Liz is the proud owner of a new longarm and she got to use it on this finish. It looks great!

Photo by Liz of Savor Every Stitch

Karen of Tu-na Quilts is catching up on her bee blocks. She made this star block with a fussy cut coneflower center. I tried to grow coneflowers once. I was a successful for a couple of years and then the flowers died. This block reminded me that I need to try again!

Photo by Karen of Tu-Na Quilts

The quilting on this piece by DonnaleeQ took a lot of time, but was worth every minute! I really like the details – be sure to check it out.

Photo by DonnaleeQ

Now it’s your turn to link up your crush! Remember, you can link anything that has you excited to be in your sewing space – a blog post, Instagram or Flickr pic. Here’s how:

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