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Monday, May 16, 2011

In The Zone.....

I am on the home stretch....


All four corners of the quilt will be flanked by 3 NYB quadrants....
Then the borders will have the large spikes...

oh - how I would love a design wall rather than a design floor!

I am loving this black/white dot I picked up last week....Habitat....there is just something about it I am really liking...


I thought I would share with you the plates we hung on the wall in our family room...they are all {but one} from Anthropologie....the bottom middle one is an old small oval platter....from my husband's family....


Have a great Monday!
mary

27 comments:

  1. yikes! everything is soooo beautiful!

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  2. Love the NYB's ~ the plates are nice too..Aren't plates fun to decorate with?

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  3. You are a master quilter....what a beautiful one this will be !!!

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  4. A feast for the eyes! The NYB is certainly going to be beautiful! I really like the aqua dot, but that is one of my favourite colours, of course. Such pretty plates too!

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  5. Ooooooh! Love that NYB Mary but I want to see it all now! Just too impatient for words. Finish it, finish it please :D

    Also love that bee on a plate - I think I'm right in saying that Napoleon Bonaparte used the bee as his symbol! Wonder if the plate harks back to that?

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  6. Beeeeautiful!! I have a wall of plates too.... Yours are super cool!

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  7. Your NYB looks wonderful Mary. As do your plates. Can't wait to see this beauty all finished up!

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  8. Lots of loveliness going on in your zone!!!

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  9. speechless! it is beautiful and i am so excited to see more of it! love love love love love love! i picked up material obsession 2 today and I am excited to look through it. your pickledish quilt pushed me over the edge and I just had to have it.

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  10. Oh Mary you've got me drooling into my breakfast here with those stunning blocks and then those plates....*sigh*

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  11. Total eye candy. I just love it!!
    Mary

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  12. Yum, yum, yum, it's looking fabulous!! The border idea sounds wonderful, I can't wait to se more.

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  13. oh how I love this quilt, and the plates look fabulous!

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  14. Loving it all!! A design wall would be fabulous!!

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  15. Wow Mary! Those NYBs are beautiful. And I love the plates- and Anthropologie too. Ahhh, they would get all my money if I would spend any of it on clothes instead of fabric. :)

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  16. Fabulous! I also love the black dot! The dishes are great! Dishes hold a special place in my heart!

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  17. this is an impressive quilt! loving the black dots too!

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  18. your amazing, just love these!

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  19. These blocks looks amazing!

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  20. You have a gorgeous NYB! Beautiful work!!! And I love your plate wall. I'm about to do the same in my home with Spode Christmas plates I've been collecting each year. I just have to measure and count them so I can get the hangers.

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  21. I'm too SOO anxious to see the NYB! I will check out the black dots.

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  22. You don’t need an expensive design wall. You can just use a large piece of cotton batting and some tacks. It works great and you can pull it down when you need the wall to look pretty again.

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  23. love your fabric selections...

    different...

    Blessings,
    Kathy

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