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Monday, October 24, 2011


Joining the Cottage Colors Blog Party today to show you a bit of Aqua, yes mostly red but the Tea Pot is Aqua and I didn't have anything else available in that color. These are the Quilties I made when I was invited to join in a Quiltie Trade over at Sandra's Kayes who is a wonderful and talented quilter. You were to make 3 Quilties of your choice which was to include buttons and be 4x6 in size. These were the ones I created and sent,  a 4th one for the party hostess. It was alot of fun and  I used my Mary Englebreit fabric from my stash, I haven't quilted in a few years so this was something different, usually when I do it is a baby quilt for a gift. Don't forget to go visit all the bloggers that are showing off their vintage aqua and enjoy your visits. Have a wonderful and creative week!


Anonymous said...

lovely work I just love Mary Englebreit fabric.

Pam x

Amanda said...

Hi Marilou!
Your blog is so beautiful...I just love the colors and imagery! And the music...I know that song so well and haven't heard it in such a long time! I hope to carry it with me throughout the day. What a nice way to start my morning! The quilt exchange sounds like such a fun idea and your Mary Engelbright squares with the added buttons and trims are so sweet!
Best Wishes and Blessings,

Sandra Kaye said...

I just love your quilties!!! I traded them all last night and i'm taking them to the post office today!! Your new babies will be on their way. THANK YOU so much for joining in on the fun. The next trade theme is Christmas.. so put your thinking cap on. :):):) Love ya to pieces!! Sandie

Unknown said...

Hey Marilou!
Those quilties are cuties. I love ME and the old fashioned paper doll look. I'm glad you came by for ECS party too. I enjoy hosting/posting.

April D said...

They're so pretty! I'm not sure I've ever heard of a quiltie. . .lol.
Your ME fabric is fun, and I think that aqua teapot WORKS!

Rebecca Nelson said...

I LOVE MEng! Sweet fabric girly!!!


Debbi said...

Mary E stuff is some of my faves. She is one of those artists who can really show off the bold colors and almost everyone loves it, especially when it is on a black background.

romance-of-roses said...

Very pretty. Love her fabrics, so colorful and I love color. Hugs...Lu

Cindy Adkins said...

Oh wow, Marilou, these are adorable!!! Thank you so much for your sweet note, my friend...We are getting through this one day at a time.

I wanted to tell you that on my sidebar (way down, I think) is a button for Rednesday which is on Wednesdays...You might want to link this post up--the people there would be so excited to see it!!!

Stephanie Suzanne Designs said...

Hi Marilou,

I received a Quiltie from you today. I love Mary Engelbreit. ♥ I love the potted plant...too cool!

Hugs and Love,
Steph ♥

ornamentsbypink said...

Hi Marilou, your quilties are pretty. Red and aqua go good together! I'm late with the cottage colors party, haven't been on the blogs lately.