Saturday, November 7, 2015

So much to share

 I have had such a good week, last Friday I headed off to Camp Banksia for a quilting retreat with 15 other ladies. Boy we had some fun. Saturday night we had a little halloween party. That was hilarious, we all dressed up as witches.Sorry i don't have more photos, they were mostly on my phone.
 Here is Jo & Jen all dressed  up for the occasion.

 These were our sleeping quarters, very nice and toasty warm.

 Our sewing stations all set up.
 I worked on these pretty flower blocks,
 I made a few gifts, these were for Cathy.
 I took binding to sew on my new quilt but I never got that done.
 I adore this quilt, its so pretty and made mostly from my stash except the backing.

 We had a little swap at camp. I made this binding goodie bag for Sarah.

 Lynda made me this beautiful folding pouch, its so pretty. In my favourite colour and made from cath Kidston fabric. I love it and can't wait to fill it with sewing supplies. Thankyou Lynda. xx

 A couple of ladies left early and at the last minute we decided to take some group photos.
 Sweet Lib made us all a cute Halloween thread bin.
 Sarah & Lynda.
I had an amazing time, thankyou ladies for such a fun filled weekend. I hope you all had as much fun as me.

10 comments:

Cath said...

Looks like so much fun that I would love to have....how do I get an invite next time?

the girlfriend gap said...

Yea for girl time! Glad you had a good time. Janita

Gina said...

I'm so jealous. You looked like you had so much fun

Lib said...

Such fun, Leanne. Fantastic group of ladies and so much beautiful sewing.

Lib said...

Such fun, Leanne. Fantastic group of ladies and so much beautiful sewing.

lavidaenpatchwork.com said...

I love this!

Christine Barnsley said...

Looks like you all had a wonderful weekend with lots of fun! Christine x

Anthea said...

oh i love seeing all those sewing stations set up ready for work! the binding pouch is a great idea - is that a 'lizzie the quilter' label i see stitched into the seam?

Cynthia said...

Your retreat looks like a lot of fun! I have wanted to go on a quilting retreat for years! I have lots of friends, but none of them quilt. I can hardly wait for the retreat next summer, my first one! Your quilt is beautiful!!!

Sarah said...

great times!! great swaps, great company and great pics Leanne!! SO glad we were able to do it!

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