Tuesday, March 9, 2010

A new baby

Have you seen this little baby yet? We went and joined the queue’s at Melbourne zoo a little while ago and spent some time oohing and ahhing over this amazing little creature:

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What a cutie! It is amazing watching a playful elephant – much like a playful puppy only much, much bigger! This is one of the sights Janelle and her family will have to see when they come over. Only 2 weeks from tomorrow! Here’s a close up – a slightly blurry one!



Any sewing going on? I’ve just finished another batch of school dresses for our school – I am so over gingham!

Kylie and I have committed to doing a Dear Jane quilt. Do you remember Kylie starting hers last year, well she needed some motivation to keep at it… I volunteered. I have a bit of catching up to do, but with  some reproduction fabrics (I’m going traditional this time). I’ve almost quit a couple of times this week and I’m only on block 7!! I thought I was starting on the easy ones too. Seven down, 218 to go!


Now to something a little brighter for the rest of the month. I must finish binding my zig zag quilt… will take a photo when it’s done.


Happy Stitching!

Krafty KJ


Janellybelly said...

Awww, the baby elephant looks adorable :)
Great progress on the Dear Jane blocks, love the colours you've chosen.
I have packed my 'I Remember' block of the month for the sewing weekend - I'm a wee bit keen!
See ya soon
Janelle xx

clare's craftroom said...

My youngest has just started highschool so my clothing pool days are over , yay !
If they are the easy blocks I'd hate to see the hard ones !

suzitee said...

Oh my...those blocks look hard! It will be so gorgeous when it's finished...good luck :)

A Bite of Country Cupcakes said...

Cheeky title....I was thinking Oh Who is having a bub!
But it is the elephant,I too would love to see it at the zoo.The news footage showed it being so playful and gorgeous!

Andy said...

I'm looking forward to coming to Melbourne too!
Andy (aka Janelle's DH)

Julie said...

I can't wait to take the kids to see the baby elephant, I think there is another one due in April, itwill be good to see them playing together.