Monday 23 July 2012

Urban Stitches 2012

Urban Stitches 2012

What an amazing weekend. 
I have never been to a stitching day / event before
so I was not sure what to expect and all I can say now is, 
When can I sign up for next year? :o)

How much fun are the goodie bags.
Such a buzz to get to work on a project designed especially for the event by
the ever so talented designers Leanne, Melly and Rosalie.

Leannes Doilies - A bigger one will also be coming in the next issue of Vignette

Melly's beautiful bag
Rosalie's Urban Stitching Set 
I got to catch up with FionaSyliva and Meg.

and my project and progress for the day?

Not to bad considering the wonderful company and lovely food :o)

I will be back tomorrow to share some more photo's with you.
I am off now to grab a coffee and try to catch up on some blogs.
Last time I looked there were over 200 posts to read!

Enjoy your day


  1. Oh Sharon i am so glad you enjoyed your weekend,hopfully i can go next year,looking forward to seeing your finshed projects.xx

  2. What gorgeous things in your googies bag!!! I would have chosen Rosies stitchery first too...tis sooo cute..Glad you had a great time!!

  3. Looks like you had the perfect all the projects..

  4. SOunds like you had a wonderful time! Pretty stitching!

  5. Sounds great and those projects look so like what you would enjoy....
    Happy reading ..

  6. I would have started with that project too. They are all lovely and it looks like so much fun.

  7. Oh they are all fabulous patterns! friend of mine was there & she sent me pics of them on Saturday. i am so in love with the Melly bag, it's already on my Want List... so glad to rad that you had a grand time, i would love to go to something like that.

  8. Oh, sorry Sharon forgot to say, your stitching is looking good already!

  9. Looks like a wonderful time! The others enjoyed it too by the sounds of it. It's always nice at "things" like this~ meeting friends and sewing. :)

  10. Great lot of projects and you have definitely made a great start on yours!

  11. Sharon it was great to catch up with you on the weekend and put a face to your blog!! The stitching is addictive .... we were seen stitching in the airport lounge, on the plane, in the taxi ..... should be finished soon .... haha!! Happy stitching on your lovely projects!!

  12. lovely new projects. Love Rosalie's pincushion and accessories. Will look out for that one.

  13. Sounds like you had a great time.looking forward to seeing your projects progress ,you always do such lovely work.
    Laura xx

  14. I do love Leanne's designs and wish I lived close enough and could manage to attend a workshop! Glad you had fun!


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