Tuesday, July 30, 2019

En Provence finish

Despite throwing back surgery into the month of July, I did finish my goals for the month. August will be a different story, I am sure. Unless, watching tv can be a goal.
I finished En Provence mystery quilt to the point of hand sewing the binding before surgery, and I have slowly worked on that while in the recliner. En Provence was 2016 mystery quilt from Bonnie Hunter at Quiltville. I have on Ringo lake and good fortune to finish yet. I had already finished en provence in the quiltville colors. I did two of them, this one using civil war reproduction fabrics. Don't forget to check the mystery quilt page at the top of the blog to see all I have finished in the mystery challenge.



The sun was too bright to get the colors right. This is a better photo of  the colors.


I finished Allietare earlier in the month.


and, I am current with the rainbow projects for July. Our swap group has been very diligent in meeting our commitments each month, and I love the blocks I am receiving.


I sneak upstairs every day for a bit sewing machine time. I don't get much sewn, because, I am  still tired, but I like the distraction.
This is also part of the 2019 finish along.

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12 comments:

  1. En Provence is wonderful. Love those fabrics. And I hope you have a smooth, speedy recovery.

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  2. I like the colors on this one En Provence - I don't have the instructions for any of the old ones saved and I would need to see if they are in any of the books that I have - I have thought of doing another some day - it did use up some scraps for sure when I made Good Fortune.

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  3. Hi Maggie! Great job finishing this huge piece. I hope you are taking it easy and being kind to yourself while you recover. The healing process takes a long time and it takes a lot out of you. {{Hugs}} . ~smile~ Roseanne

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  4. Your quilt is beautiful. Thanks for linking up with Elm Street Quilts One Monthly Goal and congrats on your finish.

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  5. Spectacular finish! I can't believe you made 2 of these!

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  6. Oh my!! It is gorgeous!!! I think both of these are my favorites. I must put them on my some day list.

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  7. Your BH quilts are lovely. I haven't seen too many versions that I haven't liked. Glad you're able to escape a bit to your sewing space. Just petting the fabric makes one feel better. ((hugs))

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  8. Glad you feel well enough to sneak some sewing in. Beautiful quilts. Love those last blocks

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  9. Wow, Maggie, En Provence is a showstopper. Beautiful colors. Congrats on finishing your Allietare too, it looks great!

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  10. Love your colours, it's a beautiful quilt!!

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  11. Love this version of En Provence! Congrats on your finish.

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  12. Congrats on a very pretty finish. Hope your recovery is on track and you are soon back at the sewing machine a bit more.

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