MAGPIE'S MUMBLINGS

A blog about my interests, which include crazy quilting and various and assorted other artsy pursuits and sometimes known to contain mumblings of a random nature.

Wednesday, May 02, 2012

What`s for dinner and White

On the weekend we had visitors!
Our number 2 son and our d-i-l
and their cat, Stewie,
were here.

Unfortunately he moved before I could get a decent picture!
We had just finished supper and he was sitting there
every bit as if he was looking for his.

AND...
I finished another of the blocks for my white cloth!







The embroidered flowers at the bottom of the upper picture were done by my grandmother and came from what I would call a `tea cloth`.  The cloth itself was pretty worn so I didn`t feel
sad to cut it up.
The crocheted pineapples on the upper left came from a dresser scarf and I`m not sure of the origins of that.  

AND.....

the latest issue of CQMagOnline is up!
As usual it has a number of interesting articles and lots of eye candy.

btw - if you have been doing any CQ projects, please consider
sending photos on to Rissa to be included in the Reader`s Showcase!

11 comments:

  1. LOVE the cat waiting for dinner! What a hoot! ;-D
    The white cloth is beautiful; all the little subtle hints of color, and a few pops of brighter color~~lovely work!

    XXOO~~
    Anne

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  2. Oh, it's lovely! And it's extra special because your grandma embroidered some of it, I like that.

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  3. Stewie!! How fun. Lovely embroidered piece too.
    xx, Carol

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  4. Stewie is too cute! I hoped you enjoyed your son and daughter in love's visit. The embroidery piece is a real treasure and beautifully done.
    Deb

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  5. Stewie is a hoot! He looks mesmerized. Must have been looking at your wonderful white cloth!
    I like that silky pouf of gathered fabric fastened with the pearl--it made me smile.

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  6. Your white cloth is going to be fabulous. this is really pretty and so special now.

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  7. cute kitty kat

    and you are creating such a treasure...the embroidered flowers by your grandmother are especially precious!

    oxo

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  8. sorry but the cat stole this post, love those ears!

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  9. This is really beautiful.
    Cute pic of the cat.

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  10. I love this piece so much....

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  11. Your handwork is outstanding! This is going to be an incredible project when it is finished - simply gorgeous!

    Love the kitty sitting at the table - way cute!

    Vicki

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