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Saturday, April 3, 2010

Happy Easter & Klosjes Saturday


I hope everyone is enjoying their Easter Break.  The weather here in North East Victoria is glorious, beautiful and sunny through the day and cold enough at night to be snuggled under a quilt. 



This is what I made with the fabric I showed on my last post.   It is just the right size for my hexagons.  I loved the fabric so much I went back and bought another metre to make a bigger bag!



And of course, today is Saturday so I have a report to make.  6 more klosjes made, making a grand total of 33!


We are celebrating tomorrow with a family barbecue.  Enjoy your hot cross buns and hope the Easter Bunny brings lots of chocolate!

Sue-Anne xxx

21 comments:

Marieke said...

Beautifull klosjes and indeed beautifull fabric for the bag. Did you already sew your klosjes together? Happy easter!

Kathie said...

what a beautiful bag, oh I agree it makes a beautiful bag, can't wiat to see your next one. I love this fabric too, guess I had better track some down!
spools and hexagons look wonderful.

retdairyqueen said...

Lovely bag and I can see why you went back to get more material
Happy Easter

Béa said...

Happy Easter to you too ! XOXO

Cubby House Crafts said...

Gorgeous Bag!
Have a lovely easter
Lisa

Janet said...

The klosjes are looking wonderful together, love the colours. The bag is gorgeous in that fabric, you can't have too many and different sizes are good.

Nadine said...

Oh, Sue Anne, the more klosjes, the more gorgeous ! BRAVO ;>)
OMG how I ADORE that bag you made with that wonderfeul repro fabric ! Do you think I could order it somewhere, dear ? I always visit Patchwork on Stoneleigh blog, but I just can't find where to place an order on them :>(
(crossing my fingers AND toes!)
HAPPY EASTER to you and your family, dear.
XOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXO
NADINE

ranette said...

Good job on your Klosjes...they are so pretty!
I like that bag...need to get busy making myself one.
Have a Blessed Easter!

Katrien said...

OH,what a lovely bag,and the hexagonnes are very nice.
And you are still working on the spools,lovely.
Have a Happy Easter.

Brandie said...

Great bag! That fabric is perfect. Happy Easter

Susan In Texas said...

Love what you've done with the fabric! What a terrific little bag. You are really going fast with the klosjes; 33 is very impressive in such a short time.

Happy Easter,
Susan

Michele said...

Happy Easter, Sue-Anne. Hope the Easter Bunny leaves a treat for Buddy. Michele

Sweet Cinnamon Stitches said...

Lovely sewing Sue-Anne. Always admired hexagons but haven't tried them yet. Beautiful sewing bag...nice work!
Jane.

suedio said...

Love the little bag - just right for all those hexagons! The Klosjes are looking really nice. You've got a nice eye for fabric choice.

By the way, I really like the quilt Buddy's on in your previous post (and he's looking good with his haircut, too :)

Regards, Sue

Julia said...

Good job on your Klosjes...they are so pretty!
I love that bag..gorgeous fabric /colours!
Julia ♥

wendyj said...

I love your little bag, very much my colours. Happy Easter, and egg hunting.
Wendyx

Red Geranium Cottage said...

What a great bag you made. That is very cute.
Love the quilt blocks your doing too. Very pretty fabs.
You know I think we only get hot cross buns here in March for St. Patricks day. I heard someone asking for them the other day at a bakery. she said only that one week in March. Odd isn't it??
Happy Easter.
Hugs
Sharon

Shirley said...

Hi Sue-Anne,
Happy Easter to you and your family. Lovely bag and that was quick action making it. Don't the klosjes look fabulous when you put them all together. Love that little blue one with the birds on. Get as much of the fabric as you can before it disappears - you will regret it if you don't. It's as good an excuse as any to go fabric shopping.
Love Shirley.x

Notjustnat said...

Happy Easter from Japan. Love your Klosjes so far, can't wait to get back to mine - Hugs Nat

Karen said...

Hope you had a lovely Easter Sue-Anne. I see your klosjes are growing at a very nice pace.

*karendianne. said...

My oh my but your mantel-piece looks divine! I love your bag and oh your hexagons are fantastical magical!!! You know, I just have to say your spools are perfection. I mean, I know there is no such thing as perfect and we're all doing nice spools but I just love how yours are coming out. I'm not as pleased with mine but so much as to toss them out or stop. Not embarrassed but not as pleased as what I see here. I love them all spread out as they are in this photo. Pretty, pretty, pretty darn cute!!!