Saturday, June 30, 2012

Let the fun commence! Tour de Fibre 2012

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Tour de France on the television and Tour de Fibre in the quilt corner!
Today is the Prologue of the Tour, and I have made it my prologue as well,
clearing the sewing table for the Tour de Fibre :-)

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Definition of PROLOGUE

1 : the preface or introduction to a literary work
2a: a speech often in verse addressed to the audience by an actor at the beginning of a play b: the actor speaking such a prologue
3: an introductory or preceding event or development

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It has been said that a cluttered sewing room is a sign of a creative mind in work.
I must admit that clutter does not cut it for me when being creative, even if it can be a bit messy when I am working.
I HAD to de-clutter and clean my space in order to give my best during the Tour.

Edvald Boasson Hagen from Norway came in 5. place in France - I came in 1. here in the quilt corner :-)

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Magisk Lykke = Magical happiness or Magical luck
These cute buttons were hid on my desk - now they are in my button box, but they got me thinking what gives me magical happiness - not a bad way to start the Tour de Fibre :-)

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I had picked 4 focus projects to work on during the Tour, but this morning I read up on what I did in 2011, and realised that the quilt I was working on then still is without binding, so that will be my first project.

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Last year I had my right foot in a cast, but I was able to do these Dresden flowers :-)

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I am looking forward to both the Tour de France and the Tour de Fibre, and I hope you will enjoy spending time with May Britt, me and all the other participants.
 always believeHanne

11 comments:

May Britt said...

Now we are on the roll with Tour de Fibre. Have to clear up my sewingroom space tomorrow :)

Ulla said...

I missed the Prologue on TV but made preparations to start my TdF tomorrow. Thank you for the invitation!

Elsbeth said...

I will cheer every day for you, participants of the Tour de Fibre!! I love the idea..but I don't have the time. Never mind, enjoy watching too :-)

Pam said...

I will join you Hanne on the Tour. Off to do my blog post

quiltygal said...

My sewing room was tidied last week so I am ahead :) I sat last night & did some quilting on my Snowball quilt & today at work I got 4 berries sewn on a block from Flowerdale in my break .....let the fun begin

Bodil said...

Lykke til med Touren både med sykel og med nål&tråd. Her blir det ferie vekk fra TV kroken, så det blir ikke mye tour de france på meg. Kanskje litt mer nål og tråd.

Grethe said...

Å ,har de startet alt !!! Ja,ja, jeg er så vidt i gang; leeenge til jeg skal i mål?
God tour for deg også, Hanne :0)

Gudveig HN said...

Lykke til med touren!

Jeg titter nok innom iblant.

Houseelf said...

What a great challenge. I have 3 big quilts "on the go" at the moment.

Could you email your address to me please Hanne?

Best Wishes,
Melanie

Siri Tullerusk said...

I may not watch the Tour on the TV that often, but I feel like participating in the Tour the Fibre :). I will make a post in my blog Siritullerusk later today!

Kirsten said...

Sånn da er jeg igang også! Heia Edvald! http://www.stitchesandscraps.com/2012/07/tour-de-fibre-2012.html
Hilsen Kirsten