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Day One 2012

2012 has arrived and day one is nearly over!
It's been a lovely start to the New Year - family, (more) food, films and catching up on my blog reading (and we'll bypass the fact that my last post was October 2011, can't quite believe that myself!)

In the spirit of reading everyone's reviews of the past and plans for the new I've decided just to focus on my plans for 2012 as looking back I was not as productive as I would have liked.
So to kick start the New Year and hopefully re ignite my crafty mojo I've signed up for what looks like just what I need...... new skills and techniques, playing around with new block designs which all hopefully results in a wonderful and finished quilt!

Craftsy Block of the Month

Can't wait to get started!
Happy 2012 everyone!!


Welcome back!!!

Happy New Year!

KC'sCourt! said…
Happy New Year
I have just signed up too
Julie xxxxxx

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