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Linda White
Interests: Patchwork & Sewing, Gardening and Cooking.
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I have been waiting for an order of wallet frames to arrive so that I could make up a sample of the Diva Frame Wallet. I purchased the patterns from Jessica at Sew Many Creations while I was at Spring... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Well that week went very quickly......I guess having the Friendship Frolic in the middle of it certainly helped and I have spent 3 days in at Mum's continuing with our Winter clean. I have been finding so many 'treasures'......school reports,... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Gum Valley Patchwork
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They came....they frolicked.....and they left........oh wow what a busy 5 days Lenora and I have had with our second Friendship Frolic. So busy in fact that I forgot to take any photos of the shop when it was busy.......so you... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Yes that's right....the 'yes pleases' won from the 'oh no not agains' which means today I bring you TBT B. So if you are one of the no people.....look away now. This photo was taken outside the Lady Bay Hotel... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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It is almost time for our second Friendship Frolic between Gum Valley Patchwork and Lenora's shop, Elm Grove Patchwork. We held the first Frolic last June and we both had such a great time that we decided to make it... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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'Heart and Home' is the debut range for Australian designer Natalie Bird from The Birdhouse. I placed my order for the full range last November and it arrived just before I got home from the US. I have been trying... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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With the Winter weather well and truly here, I thought that it was very appropriate to share one of two new fabric lines to arrive in the shop. It is 'Little Ruby' by Bonnie and Camille, beautiful high quality flannel... Continue reading
Posted Jun 10, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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While I was away my Mum fell ill. She was admitted to Timboon hospital and although she didn't want me to know that she was in hospital ("it would ruin my holiday"), my sister told me. I was very glad... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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So I guess the main reason for my trip to the US was to attend the International Quilt Market in Salt Lake City. This Market is for retailers to attend and is held every May and rotates around 5 cities... Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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I hope that you all believe me when I say that I really did have good intentions of doing another blog post about our holiday before tonight. Please don't take this the wrong way but sometimes other things in life... Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Although I am back in home in Australia, I still have the rest of my holiday snaps to show you........that's if you are not sick to death of them yet! Our next stop after the beautiful Bryce Canyon was the... Continue reading
Posted May 26, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Although we are back in Salt Lake City for Spring Quilt Market, my holiday blogging is picking up at last Saturday when we arrived in Salt Lake City. Our first stop was Temple Square. It was a warm day and... Continue reading
Posted May 21, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Jackson, Wyoming was our next destination on our tour and it was great to have another 2 nights staying in the same place. A we made our way we stopped for a photo opportunity at this snow covered mountain top.... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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We left Cody and headed for Yellowstone National Park for what would be 2 days of nature at it's best. I guess that it's everyone's dream to see a Grizzly and / or Black Bear in the wild and everyone... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Part two of our USA 2016 adventure......or #hnlworlddominationtour as we like to refer to it, started on Saturday morning as we climbed on board the bus for our Cosmos National Parks and Canyons Tour. The weather had started to turn... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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We arrived in Denver on Wednesday afternoon and settled in to our Hotel. After staying near the Airport in Phoenix, it was nice to be right in downtown Denver......close to shopping and restaurants......and so very close to possibly the best... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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I am still playing catch up with my blogging for our US trip and today I pick up our adventure from Phoenix, Arizona. We arrived back in Phoenix after our tour of Mexico and it was great to back in... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Leaving Posada Barrancas, we were headed towards Neuvo Casas Grandes for our last night in Mexico. Leaving Copper Canyon meant that we still had some winding roads to conquer but the scenery made it all worth while. At the midmorning... Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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We said goodbye to El Fuerte and the Hummingbirds, and boarded the bus for our short trip to the Railway Station where we waited to board the train to Posada Barrancas. One of the most scenic railroads in the world,... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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I have been trying to write this blog post for over a week now. I start and get interrupted......I start and lose wifi connection.....I start and get distracted......I start and lose interest. But tonight is the night.......a catch up blog... Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Due to popular demand I have decided to order more of the lovely 'Among the Flowers' fabric. I have also decided to make up more kits for my 'Garden Delights' Block of the Month Quilt. I am currently taking names... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Time flies when you are having fun......and it certainly was true last week. It seems incredible that AQC is all over for another year in what seemed like the blink of an eye.......although my feet and legs would tell me... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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This time next week we will be in Melbourne. All set up and ready for AQC. With 51 weeks of preparation time for the event you would think that I would be all organised, packed and ready for the four... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Last week our 'little' brother turned 50. Growing up being the only boy with three older sisters mustn't have been easy for him. But we did have some fun times together.......and those fun times continued last night. Family and friends... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Followers on Facebook and Instagram will already know that 3 weeks ago Russell had someone run in to the back end of our new VW Golf TSI. It was on the Monash Freeway.......the traffic ahead stopped suddenly......Russell stopped suddenly.....the guy... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork