Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Angels playing happily… Free BOM part one!

Do you love angels?


How about stitching… do you love that too?



If the answer to both of those questions is a resounding YES… then I have a project that is designed especially for YOU!


Angels playing happily consists of two sweet angel stitchery blocks, three verse blocks, and instructions to create an angelic wall-hanging – complete with wings!



Angels playing button



Please feel free to add my “Angels” button to the sidebar of your blog and link back to this post, so that others may pop on over and join in with the fun!


The first block is of this beary playful angel! While she snuggles in to her soft white cloud, her cute teddy swings about in the sweet fresh air!


Angels playing happily block One photo


To download block 1 click here



The requirements list for this block is included in the download, and I will have a list of requirements available for the complete project in the next couple of weeks. I would advise, however, to purchase (or retrieve from your stash!) one fat quarter of cloud-themed fabric, or other background fabric of your choice. There will be two angel blocks both measuring 10in (25cm) square. But! If you enjoy this project, I might just create a second one, identical to the first but with different angel and verse blocks. We’ll see what you feel like doing at the close of this project, eh?!!


I absolutely LOVE angels! I also love fairies! The thought of them makes me feel so light and free, it fills me with excitement and wonder! Right now as I describe my feelings to you I feel like a little girl bursting at the seams to go outside and play!! Care to join me?!


I also have a free little stitchery design that you can find in my ‘free patterns’ tab at the top of my blog page. The drawing is of a wee baby angel asleep in a cloud, and it has been so popular. I’ve offered it as a freebie for the past couple of years and I’m still amazed at how many times this little drawing gets downloaded. I struck up a new friendship recently with a lovely lady called Diane, and she sent me a photo to share with you of how she used the stitchery in her ‘hanging heart’ project.


Dianes heart



Diane is such a sweetheart! Such a kind and lovely lady, I’m sure glad that I met her!


On a final note, I thought I’d leave you with this photo of two of my little angels… otherwise known as “the girls”!!!



Rose and Kayles July11 pic




Till next time – have a lovely day!!! Vikki xx

19 comments:

Bietje said...

I like angels and I like stitching, so I am going to make this one for sure. I only have to find some time. Thank you for this adoring design.

Handmade by Mai said...

Your angel looks great. I have downloaded it for.......I'm looking forward to see the final reuslt.

Sunnybec said...

Hiya, have put your button on my blog. Thanks for the free download and your two little girls are beautiful. x

Simone de Klerk said...

So cute, Vickie. Thank you so much. I am going to make this stitchery quilt for one of my sisters. Her name is Engelina. "Engel" stands for angel and I think she has been saving angels since she knew what an 'engel' is. She is now 55 years old (o:
Your two angels are the sweetest of all. No stitchery that can express that!
Have a beautiful day my dear friend. xo

Deb said...

So thats three angels in your household, you and your girls.
mwah

KaHolly said...

Vikki, thank you so very much. I know exactly who I will make this for! Won't she be surprised? You are so talented. I keep forgetting to tell you that I am loving the hearts on your header. Every time I come to your blog and they pop up, I wish they were mine!! Your two real-life angels are adorable! Lucky you! ~karen

Dawn said...

How sepcial is this... and your two little Angels..
Husg Dawn x x x

Allie said...

What a wonderful gift dear girl, thank you so much! You are such a talent! I love the pic of your darling little girls....so very, very precious and beautiful! I'll put your button on my blog, sweetie. love ya!

Jo in TAS said...

You're an angel! Thank-you Vikki!

Sharon (Stitches on Mars) said...

Gorgeous Stitchery Vikki...I will love stitching it :)
Hugs, Sharon

Kerryanne English said...

It's the sweetest little stitchery Vikki - just like you!!
Popping your button on my blog now.
♥ & hugs,
Kerryanne

Evita said...

First of all, thank you very much for the free stitchery free patterns you share with us.
Secondly, I'm not able to get the second pattern. The link says bad something. Appreciate if you can send me the Angels Happily.
Thank you in advance for your reply.

Diane H said...

Thanks for showing my little heart, Vikki. I'm off to post your new button on my blog. Love the new patterns and I can't wait to get started. Big Hugs.

Quilt Kitty said...

Lovely Vicki, thanks. Your two little angels are both cute as buttons! Tracee xx

Vicki ♥ said...

Oh another sweet stitchery ..thanks so much Vikki and look at your two sweet little ones :) Sooo cute!! hugs Vicki xx

GerryART said...

I do believe that you are a fairy lady who loves angels.
hugs ♥

Guilitta said...

Thank you very much for the angle, I would like to have more angles for a wallhanging. Perhaps you have more angles for us?? Thank you very much for your kindness.

greeting Guilitta from germany

Nancy in IN said...

Thank you. My sister will love.

William said...

You have cute angels in your house. I'm glad you shared those pictures. I find your family very lovely.

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