I have a total finish!!
The quilt for Bea's 20th birthday has now been bound, she doesn't know
anything about this surprise at all, I hope she likes it!!
Photos taken on the old deck
Two more quilt tops are on their way to Leeanne
for her to work her magic with the quilting
Rainbow Blur below
and my Tula Pink top
I'm just about to bind one of my Memory Quilts - quick peek at a
smidgy bit of it below.
I need to get down down to some serious planning on quilts to be made,
size, fabrics chosen and so on. It's going to be a hard task to decide which to play with
over the next twelve months. I'm having a sale at our Auckland Quilt Guild
early August, with the results of a serious de-stash.
An echocardiogram a couple of weeks ago gave us a surprise,
I have a congenital heart defect, not picked up before.
My aortic valve did not form correctly, instead of having
three leaflets (tri-leaflet) which peel back fully in order to let the blood flow mine
is bicuspid, the valve only splits into two flaps, looks like a round emoji with just the smile!
This, as you can see, is a
The valve thickens and becomes stiff (stenosis) and is a disorder which is progressive -
presently mild but progression rate is variable, hence my decision to take stock
of my proposed quilting and fabrics, hopefully prematurely!
However, life goes on and just look at this sunrise two days ago,
took my breath away.
You can just see a peep of soft turquoise streaking in through the trees.
Have a great weekend, see you soon.