Redefining “Soccer Mom”

Binding at last night’s game.  
Nice and clear -no rain- and the quilt kept off the wind. 
Thanks for the encouragement.

If you’re local, check out Tom & Lucy’s Art Shoppe boutique which is going on this weekend. I’m going this afternoon. Maybe we could meet? They always have beautiful things.  Last time I bought some awesome earrings. Jewelry is what I typically buy at craft fairs.  It’s a part of the craft world that I have not allowed myself to enter.  I figure I save money by buying someone else’s finished product rather than buying all the supplies and hoarding them in my basement, never getting to them. I already have one too many hoards.

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    April 23, 2010 at 9:58 am

    good for you about the quilt binding, I have not been as brave yet.

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    April 23, 2010 at 10:00 am

    Sounds like a great idea to me!

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    April 23, 2010 at 10:14 am

    if i was a soccer mom… that's exactly what i'd be doing too!

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    April 23, 2010 at 10:22 am

    I knew you could do it. And who knows, you may convert other moms's to hand work during all of those games.

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    April 23, 2010 at 10:27 am

    Love it! Multitasking at its finest! ;0)<br /><br />Leisel<br />Brown Paper Packages

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    April 23, 2010 at 12:11 pm

    Go girl! I am sure you will inspire many a fellow soccer mom.

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    April 23, 2010 at 12:33 pm

    Well done! Looking forward to seeing the finished quilt! Love that backing and the prairie points!

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    April 23, 2010 at 1:15 pm

    good for you! tell me about that backing fabric – beautiful!

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    April 23, 2010 at 1:57 pm

    i love the quilting at soccer….i love to sit in my backyard and do the same when the weather is nice

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    April 23, 2010 at 2:12 pm

    Sounds like a great way to spend your day… Cheering on the kids and sewing/quilting.

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    Blogless me
    April 24, 2010 at 2:55 am

    It&#39;s such a breath of fresh air to see a soccer mum that distances herself from the &quot;bulldog&quot; variety that made the tour around the world on TV screens giving real soccer mums a bad reputation. Go girl, go!

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    Blogless me
    April 24, 2010 at 2:57 am

    I hit the &quot;publish&quot; button a little too fast … your quilt looks gorgeous. I love the bright, sunny feeling it has and the green/white dots are yummy!

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    April 24, 2010 at 6:58 am

    Yay, you! It will probably help you be very calm at the games, too, because you don&#39;t dare jump up and yell. 1: quilt might get dirty. 2: you could stab yourself.

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    Aunt Spicy
    April 24, 2010 at 4:15 pm

    looks like the perfect outdoor activity to me!

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    April 24, 2010 at 9:29 pm

    Nice way to keep warm!!<br /><br />Hey do you teach at American Quilting or just design for them? I&#39;m coming to Utah in June and thought it might be fun to take a class from you if you do!<br />Melissa

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    April 25, 2010 at 1:11 am

    Thanks Amy for leaving a comment in my little blog I am all butterflies in my Tummy .

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