Thursday 19 September 2013

Thursday? Already??? My ‘birthday’ tomorrow so a gift to share with you, and an upcoming surprise .

It seems like only yesterday it was Monday…..and what a day Monday was….spending a wonderful day with stitching friends……you can read more about it HERE and HERE, but I have a few photos for evidence to share too!

I know it seems like all we do is eat on our stitching days….

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…we don’t…… however Michelle’s superb culinary skills had us feasting like royalty and we always enjoy it………(some of us really like to show it too!!!! LOL  can you tell Michelle’s trifle is Jen’s all-time fave??)046 (Medium)

…..but we did manage to get some stitching done too…..

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…as well as chatting (well, that’s a very important part of the day, don’t ya think???)

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I love our Monday’s……my jaws are still sore from all the laughing……I think anybody driving near me on the way home would have been wondering what I got up to as I had a big grin, from ear to ear, recounting our special day!

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Tomorrow is the official birthday for my blog…….she’s a big 4 years old tomorrow…… fast does time go????   And because it’s a special day, ……{and not only because it’s FNSI (don’t forget to join us and sign up HERE though!!!)}……..I thought I’d share it with some very special bloggy friends who’ve been there with me,  maybe for all or maybe for only part of the past four years…it doesn’t matter……. I thought I’d provide the present for you!

So here it is……a sweet little stitchery design for you to use however you wish….

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I’d love to see what you make with it….I’m envisioning gift or tote bags, cushions, table toppers or journal covers….there’s so many things you could do with it.  I hope you enjoy it and if when you decide to use it, I’d love to see a photo of what you make so I can share it with everyone!  You can find the pattern HERE in my Craftsy store….it’s available to download free, just for you!  I hope you like it!


And tomorrow……there’s a special announcement of a blog hop I’ve been invited to be a part of….something new for me!!!   A little hint…..there’s a button at the top of my sidebar….might give you some clues!!!!!  

Until then….sugary hugs and the sweetest of dreams xox :o)

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Tammy said...

Happy Birthday/ Blogaversary to you. Thank you for the fabulous birthday stitchery design.

Allie said...

Oh what a GREAT pic of gals have way too much fun!!! Wendy that design is just darling, I'll have to make it up for mum's birthday in December. She hardly ever gets anything just for her birthday, it's usually mixed in with Christmas! Thank you and Happy Blog Birthday!!!

Diane-crewe said...

looks like a fun time all round .. yummy food x hope its a good anniversary to morrow ... will there be a "real" cake?

Anne-Mettes Oaser said...

Happy Blogbirhday to you and your blog, which I love to read :-).
Thank you so much for sharing the lovely stichery with us.
Your monday's look GREAT :-).
Have a nice weekend.
Greetings from Denmark,

barb's creations said...

Happy birthday to your blog Wendy, may we celebrate many, many more in the years to come :) Barb.

Anonymous said...

Happy Bloggy Birthday Wendy xx

Peg - Happy In Quilting said...

Happy Blogiversary.....thanks so much for the lovely your blog Wendy xx

Outback Crafter - Debra said...

What a cute stitchery Wendy

Happy Blog birthday to you. How wonderful.

your girls day looked wonderful. I can't wait to get back to my sewing girls.

Noela said...

Thanks for the design and have a happy blog birthday. Hugs.....

Michelle Ridgway said...

Well after my heart stood still thinking I had missed your birthday...I am very pleased to wish your blog a very happy 4th birthday. Love your little stitchery and such a generous gift to share. Loved all the piccies in this post...lots of fun and hijinks by the look of things.
hugs xx

e said...

What a wonderful design. Thank you so much for sharing it with us.

Happy Birthday. Love and hugs.

Anonymous said...

happy birthday Wendy.xx

Anonymous said...

Gosh, another one I missed? Maybe Blogspot isn't sending me all the posts. Grrr. Thanks for the great design - I'm thinking BLS!

Charmed Life said...

Happy Birthday! Thanks for sharing such a lovely design..I feel like it is my birthday instead!

Farm Quilter said...

I wish you a very Happy Birthday...and expect to be reading your fabulous blog for many years to come!!!

barcord said...

Happy blogging Birthday Wendy. I follow Jenny's blog (and now because of her..yours) and have to say you girls have a great time together on your stitching days. Thank you for the lovely freebie design. I know I shall find lots of ways to use it.

Anonymous said...

Happy birthday to you. Thank you for the wonderul pattens.