Friday, October 29, 2010

Fun In Blogville

Since my camera cord and I are displaced from each other today,
I thought I would share some blogville happenings with you.

Have you heard about this?
The first EVER Home for the Holidays Quilt Designer Blog Hop and Cookie Swap!

It starts next week and includes
12 fabulously talented designers that are going to share:
12 exclusive holiday projects...
12 yummy cookie swap recipes and
12 inspiring and creative holiday ideas!

Here is the line up:
Nov 2nd * Brenda Gervais from with thy needle and thread
Nov 5th * Debbie Field from granola girl designs
Nov 9th * Cheri Saffiote-Payne from quilts by cheri
Nov 12th * Kathy Schmitz from kathy schmitz studio
Nov 16th * Renee Plains from liberty star
Nov 19th * Tracy from plum cute designs
Nov 23rd * Lisa Bongean from lisa bongean primitive gatherings
Nov 26th * Lynda Hall from primitive pieces by lynda
Nov 30th * Jan Patek from jan patek's girl gang
Dec 3rd * Tara Darr from sew unique creation
Dec 7th * Debbie Busby from wooden spool designs
Dec 10th * Stacy West from buttermilk basin

This starts next week and will be every Tuesday and Friday for the next month or so.
That ought to help get me in the holiday spirit! Fun Holiday projects!
And I love making Christmas cookies!!!

But wait there's more!

Little Bits This and That blog has a list: a bakers dozen of designers too!
I'm so excited! I almost missed seeing this one!
Look who will be participating...

November 15th
Sherri K. Falls of This & That Patterns: her blog Little Bits
Monica Solorio-Snow of The Happy Zombie
November 16th
Heidi Kaisand of Chicks & Hen
Monique Dillard of Open Gate Quilts
November 17th
Celine Perkins of Perkin's Dry Goods
Patrick Lose of The Latest News from Patrick Lose
Kelly Ann Richardson of Kelly Ann's Quilting
November 18th
Lissa Alexander of Moda Lissa
Julie Stewart of Quilts 4 Julie
November 19th
Roseann Kermes of Rosebud's Cottage
Brenda Riddle of Little Acorns
November 20th
Vickie Eapen of Spun Sugar Quilts
Melisa Morrison of Sweet Home Quilt Co.

If you don't have information overload yet...
There is going to be a Christmas Quilt Show hosted by Darlene Sew Cal Gal!
Her blog is sort of new to me... she was the one who won my Fall into Fall giveaway!
(sorry your box was mailed so late Darlene!)
but right now if you have some time... you might want to check out Amy's Creative Side.
She is hosting the Blogger's Quilt Festival 2010 that started today.


Jodie (everything vintage) said...

I cannot wait to see what all you create for Christmas!!! Sounds like a lot of fun coming up for you!
Fun? Wait...I almost forgot. You've BEEN having fun lately...quilt retreats...girlfriends...etc!!!!
It looks like we've BOTH been having a wonderful Birthday MONTH girl but...we only have TWO MORE DAYS ~ then it's our POST Birthday MONTH! ;)))
Happy Halloween and keep on quilting!

Simone de Klerk said...

Thanks for all the fun information, Linda!
There is so incredibly much going on in blogland for Christmas. It is hard to keep up!

Sharon said...

I need some inspiration for Christmas...this sounds like a great way to get it! Thanks for posting this!

an encourager said...

Thanks for pointing us to all that holiday fun!

an encourager said...

Hi again...

Here is my first Le Petite Project. Excited to begin this new year with you guys. Thanks a lot!

Laura said...

This is my first Le Petite project. I am so glad to be a part this year of fun. Thanks.