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Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Shot Cottons

Shot cottons

I am always thrilled when I receive an expected arrival of fabrics from the USA!

Parcel from USA

 And always happy and enthusiastic to start a new project!

Shot cottons

I am not sure yet for the pattern, but being in a blue mood I feel like trying variegated hues of blue,
which is a color I don't tend to put often in my quilts. I may mix them with warm tunes with spice
names like saffron, paprika, mustard...

Blue shot cotton

I was lucky, I found two jackpots, which means some more yardage for the same price!
I was unlucky, I had to pay tax!

Happy sewing to everybody!
Christine

6 comments:

  1. Beautiful fabrics!!! Love "Happy Mail" day :D Can't wait to see what you create with them!

    ~ Jess ~
    Everything Is Coming Up Rosie

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  2. Et l'autre jackpot...les douaniers grecs !!! ;) Mais quand on aime, on ne compte pas et je suis sure que ces jolis tissus deviendront un chef d'oeuvre de plus tombe des doigts de l'artiste..

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  3. Lots of lovely fabric! Beautiful blues! I know you will make something wonderful with these!

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  4. Christine, just found your blog and started following you. I live in the states, but married a Greek. I spend many weeks a year in Greece (Naplion) I also dabble in watercolor painting. Looking forward to seeing what you're up to.

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  5. A wonderful package of fabric! I've not sewn with shot cottons yet but plan to one day.

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  6. Lovely, very nice surprise with the extra fabric. I have some shot cottons I've earmarked for at least 3 projects. They are gorgeous fabics!

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