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What joy the gospel gives me. I can approach the throne of God with confidence, not because I've done a good job at my spiritual duties, but because I'm clothed in the righteousness of Jesus Christ. ~ C.J. Mahaney

Top 'O The Morning!

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Here is the completed top for my Christmas give-away quilt,  "Only In My Dreams..."  I've been cogitating for several days now about how I'm going to quilt this little confection.  I had thought I'd do it by machine so I could be finished with it lickity-split.  But now I've decided I'm going to hand quilt it, to retain the home-spun feel.  So that means I'll be working on it a few more days.

Oh, and by the way, the names for the snowman and birdy are flowing in now, thanks to a little bribery.  And they are good!   Hey, I'm not above bribing the names out of you.  Whatever it takes!  

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As always, if you would like to have this hanging on your wall this Christmas, just leave me a comment, fire me off an email, or give me a holla on Facebook.  (Tell me what we should name the two characters and I'll throw your name in the hat twice!)  I'll be drawing for this on Thanksgiving.

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Love,


6 comments:

Anonymous said...

Laura Lee,

You rock! That quilt is soooooo pretty! I love your quilting, but I do love you more. Have an awesome, wonderful day!!!!!!!!

Love,
Shanda

Ann Tembreull said...

I'm thinking Bing for the snowman (in honor of Mr. Crosby and the song) and Ralphie (another Christmas classic) for the bird :)

Monica said...

This is such a great Christmas idea, Laura. I would like to come and live at your house.

JoyinChina said...

It's so lovely! You're amazing! :)

Anonymous said...

I think the snowman's name is Happy and the bird's name is Joy...THat's what I see when I look at that lovely quilt!!

You are an amazing quilter my friend.

Misty B~

Cheri said...

What a beautiful quilt! One day I will learn how to make one of my own.

Thanks for stopping by my blog! Yours is beautiful as well as your family.