Friday, September 23, 2011

Happy Autumnal Equinox

(my photo, BHG photo & picture of Paulette's quilt from my retreat)

I'm ignoring that today is 96 degrees and I'm focusing on the fact that tonight will be 53.
My favorite time of year has arrived!
Open up the paint box and get ready!
Nature's beautiful fall range of color is just around the corner.

Another friend of the season is rain.
Time to get out the umbrellas!
Oh, what do the English call them???
Is it bumbershoots???

(did you know Moda Home sells these)

The one thing I saw on my blog travels this week, that I completely loved, was
an umbrella made by Emily at Crazy Old Ladies!

This was made from her Going Coastal line of fabrics/laminated!
Don't you love it?
I think I might just have to give this a try!
Bring on the rain!
I had wanted to plan a giveaway for today...
but I just didn't get it together in time.
So, here is your "heads up"...
one is on the autumn horizon soon!
Have a great weekend!
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Sandie ~call me crazy said...

Happy autumn to you!! Love the umbrella's. ;-) Have a great evening!

Mary on Lake Pulaski said...

Can't wait to see what fabric you use for your umbrella Sinta Renee!

Kris said...

It was hot here too, but they say the weekend will be much cooler!! Enjoy!!

Magnolia Bay Quilts said...

I love your collage. It really gets me in the mood for autumn. And how cool are those umbrellas?

Kay said...

We have a late summer surge here as well, not that hot, tho, thank goodness!! I too look forward to rain and loved the umbrella idea. I ant to give it a try, too. Bring on the the Fall!!! Enjoy your weekend.

Sherri said...

Yes, your collage is if it would just cool down!!!

Quilt Hollow said...

Please, please show the umbrella you come up with! I just know it will be AWESOME!!!!

Threeundertwo said...

I love that color palette! This is becoming my favorite time of year too.

Brenda said...

Happy Fall

Nanette Merrill said...

yum, I love the paintbox colors, and the photos

PunkiePie (Jen) said...

An umbrella??? How cute!!! I'm going to check it out now!

Donnamo said...

In England they call them "brollys" but I too have heard bumbershoots some where!