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June 1, 2011

Last Hurrah

My friend Angela and her family officially moved back to Indiana this past weekend. *sniff* I told her she was more than welcome to leave Favorite Baby down here with me, but she wasn't too keen on that idea ;)

I'm incredibly sad I won't be able to swing by her house on my lunch breaks any more :(  She was only a few blocks from my office, so I would occasionally show up on her doorstep to swap fabric or play with Favorite Baby when I was having a crappy day. But at least the Three Sewateers (what I secretly call me, Karen, and Angela) were able to squeeze in one last sewing/Chick-fil-A party before she moved.  Karen was awesome enough to make the long trip across the lake after work on Thursday so we could having a sewing party, watch a few million Glee episodes, and munch on Spicy Chicken Deluxes from Chick-fil-A. That's the life, I tell you!

Angela and I worked on our Bottled Rainbows quilt together, and I have about 20 projects that probably should have taken priority over this purely recreational quilt, but I thought it would be fun for us to work on the same thing together. It also came in pretty handy, because whenever one person was a little short on scraps for a particular color, someone else was sure to have it :) 

I now have all four of my blue blocks done! Behold...

Kona Bahama
Bottled Rainbows - Bahama


Kona Cyan
Bottled Rainbows - Cyan


Free Spirit Solids Pacific
Bottled Rainbows - Pacific


Free Spirit Solids Admiral
Bottled Rainbows - Admiral

8 comments:

  1. Lovem' all!! Sorry your friend moved. I know how that is being a military wife:(

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  2. It is so hard when friends move away. I am so glad you were able to get in one last hurrah :) It is funny that Angela has moved here and now I am moving in 2 weeks. Crazy :)

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  3. Awww...I bet you will miss her. Hope she can come and visit some. Maybe she will come down for retreats still.

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  4. ahhh...the Three Sewateers! I love it! Kaelin I'm already sad that I don't have you here to go scope out all of the fabric stores in the area with me. I want to discover fabulous deals on out of print fabrics with you! Hey, you should come visit! ;)

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  5. Your blocks are stunning!!! It's fun to check out all of the scraps. So sorry Angela has moved far away....

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  6. I'm sorry about the move :-( That Cyan block is awesome though, my favorite one!

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  7. I've been looking at these blocks over in the ticker tape flickr group so fun. It's so hard when friends move away!

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  8. LOVELY!! They are so purtty!!

    -Candice

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