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Hippity, Hoppity.

Posted on | March 23, 2016 | 14 Comments

I think Autumn has finally decided to arrive here, just in time for Easter. We are still having warm days but the nights are much cooler and that is delightful. No sign of leaves changing colour however.

A small candle mat has been completed for Easter. I am running out of places for display so it had to be small.

Sunburnt Quilts - Easter 2016

It is from a kit and pattern by Bareroots.

I have limited the Easter display to the sideboard for this year.

Sunburnt Quilts - Easter 2016 (2)

A few wooden ducks have joined the bunnies, and of course there are chocolate bunnies, bilbies and eggs.

Sunburnt Quilts - Easter 2016 (1)

I recently found this lovely set of tins and thought it could be part of the fun.

I am continuing my push to work on my crochet skills and these blocks are the start of a small throw rug. This is about a third of what I need. I am keeping it simple and mastering a step at a time before moving on to new stitches.

Sunburnt Quilts - Crochet circles

Easter is a 4 day weekend for most people here in Australia, so I do hope everyone has a lovely break. And I hope the Easter bunny treats you well.

Cheers, Karen

 

 

 

14 Responses to Hippity, Hoppity.

  • Suz says: So gorgeous! You have inspired me to get out my little Easter display too! And your crochet is great too!
  • Peg says: Happy Easter dear friend...!the photos Aren't loading for me but fhey are fantastic xxx
  • Shez says: Hi Karen oh your candle mat is so cute,I love it,and I love your Easter display and boy you are so clever with the crocheting,well done xx
  • kelly says: Your bunnies are so sweet! Now I need to go get my Easter decorations out!
  • Mary says: Love those Easter tins, and you can use them to store some of your small display items. I love double duty! That little candle mat will be very happy among all those cute items. Enjoy your break. I think that MAYBE I'll get to do some quilting.
  • Fiona says: Hi Karen, you have a pretty little Easter display - I must get my mini quilt out and put it up... the crochet work is coming along nicely... Hugz
  • michelle from Rag-tag Stitchin' says: I love your Easter display and your throw rug is going to be gorgeous. Happy Easter Karen x
  • Pauline says: It is hard to believe Easter is almost here. Your bunnies are sEw sweet. With trying to sell the house I'm not putting too many bunnies and chicks on parade...have to minimize what they call 'clutter'. Happy Easter Karen!!
  • Lesley says: Your mat is so sweet! Love seeing all your Easter decorations. Happy Easter to you!
  • gone stitchin says: So nice to visit you again... and I just LoVe your Easter display too... Happy Easter xox
  • Rachaeldaisy says: That bunny mat is adorable!! It's so lovely to see all your decorations. Wishing you a wonderful hoppy bunny time.
  • Anita says: We are finally having some autumn weather too. We still have the warm nights but some cooler ones are starting to peak in. We have rain here right now too!!! We are all in shock. lol Beautiful Easter display you have made and I love all the bunnies. Have a wonderful Easter. Hugs, Anita.
  • Karen Martin says: Your Easter decorating is so pretty! I was a total slacker this year and haven't put a single thing out. The crochet rug is looking good! Happy Easter!
  • Joan says: I'm not sure just how it happened, but Easter managed to get by me this year. I did hang one quilt for the quilting girls, but that was about it. I love all your bunny wabbits! ;-)
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