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Swaps Ready For Their Journey

Well I have the 2 swaps I'm doing in boxes and ready to march off to the post office. I always like to get them ready ahead of schedule. The Birthday Block swap is my first block swap so that is exciting and this is my 2nd ATC swap. I of course love all things ATC. I've still not determined how I'll showcase my ATC collection. I need to make up my mind while it's still small, but want to have room for it to grow. Any suggestions?

It's very hot today and a good day to stay in a be creative. I have a lap quilt that I finished the top a good while back and it's been gathering dust in the "UFO TOWER OF SHAME". So I've got it tossed into my sewing bag and will take it to Paula's tomorrow and hopefully get the back cut out and pinned together. It's a pretty little lap quilt with a nice oriental panel in the middle which should be very fun to quilt. Quilting is my favorite part. My least favorite part is cutting. If only those die cutting thingies were cheeper. I have to drive right by Salley's Superstore tomorrow on the way to Paula's (oh what a shame) will drop in and get more needles for the machine and a 1/4" foot. MIght just have to stop at JoAnn's too...

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