by grafiau 11 Sep 2012

I thought other cuties might like to see a photo from when three Aussie cuties caught up for a coffee, chat, and some serious fabric purchase. I went to Melbourne recently to visit my newest grandson and managed to make a little time to meet Rosie(Ropheka) and Marianne (greysewist). We had a great time and as can be seen by the photo managed to add to our fabric stash quite well. We had not actually met in person before, but because of Cute and our own AUSEW we have become friends. Ruth


by kttyhwk4 14 Sep 2012

Wonderful.....great pic of lovely ladies having fun and enjoying one another.

by emily16838 13 Sep 2012

How fun... I love shopping for fabric. Thanks for sharing photo

by blueeyedblonde 13 Sep 2012

Nice to "See you"! Glad you had a good time!

by drro 13 Sep 2012

Beautiful Lovely ladies with great smile!!

by pldc 12 Sep 2012

isn`t it just amazing what the internet can do, well done fellow cuties!

by susiesembroidery 12 Sep 2012

Lovely meeting you, Ladies. I love meeting our cutie family this way - since we all stay so far from one another, sharing photos brings us together.Thanks for sharing your lovely photo.****

by castelyn 12 Sep 2012

Ruth thanks so much for sharing with us. Great that you could spend some time together and shop. Hugs Yvonne

by holly12 12 Sep 2012

Great picture, and glad to hear you enjoyed yourselves so much. Love shopping for fabric & all that great stuff. Arlene

by jrob Moderator 12 Sep 2012

What a great picture and how wonderful to meet a new Cutie! Welcome Rosie. Thanks for sharing your time with us. What fun to get to "be with you" through photos.;)

by marietta 12 Sep 2012

It looks as if you realy had a great time. It is so nice to get together with other cuties, because there is so much a person can relate to. thanks for posting this for us too.
Hugs and God bless

by grandmamek 12 Sep 2012

Looks like all had a good day and lots of fun. Thank you for sharing your photo. Hugs, Mary

by zoefzoef 12 Sep 2012

Girls, help me out, who is who ?

greysewist by greysewist 12 Sep 2012

Ruth on the left, Rosie in the middle and my shopaholic self with the most fabric on the right :)

grafiau by grafiau 12 Sep 2012

Actually I had more fabric on the table behind us, but i do think Marianne out did me, but only because i had to get it back to Adelaide, and had a weight limit on the flight, LOL next time it will be me afterall she who dies with most fabric wins!, Right Girls? lol

meganne by meganne 12 Sep 2012

Marianne and Ruth it is lovely to see you both at last and Rosie it's a pleasure to meet you. I hope you all won't mind if I add this photo to my Cutie Wall of Fame??? So glad you could all get together. hugs n roses, Meg

by airyfairy 12 Sep 2012

Great picture and wonderful that you could meet. Thank you for posting. Sarah.

by katydid 11 Sep 2012

Wow ! looks like 1-2-3 Shop!

by hightechgrammy 11 Sep 2012

How Wonderful!!!! You all look sew happy!

by noah 11 Sep 2012

Love those fabric smiles lol thanks for letting us have a wee look at you all hugs::):)

by cfidl 11 Sep 2012

Wow! That is fantastic! I am so happy for all of you and your local group. I hope to do more swapping when I get better at finishing. Live Laugh Download Stitch!

by 02kar Moderator 11 Sep 2012

It looks like a very successful day indeed! Good to see the pictures of you all. Enjoy the fabric.

by lbrow 11 Sep 2012

I love pictures and this is a great one. Glad you guys could get together especially over fabric shopping one of my favorite things to do/Lillian

by ropheka 11 Sep 2012

I was the 3rd equation in this pic!! - it was so much fun and know most definitely we have to go back to finish off what we started ... lovely to meet Ruth and share her journey and of course Marianne lives just mins. away from me.
Fabric shopping sure is so much fun!!!
hugs, Rosie

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meganne by meganne 12 Sep 2012

Welcome to Cute Rosie, it is lovely to meet you. Please don't be a stranger. hugs n roses, Meg

by vickiannette 11 Sep 2012

You all look happy [a little bit tired,perhaps?]

vickiannette by vickiannette 11 Sep 2012

Please tell me what AUSEW is? I have 'googled' it, but didn't find anything.

grafiau by grafiau 11 Sep 2012

Sorry Vicki, I misspelled it it is AusSewEn, it is a yahoo group of australian sewers and embroiderers, I was invited to join by Marianne,(greysewist) who I "met"through Cute. I have only been a member for a short time, but I have been involved with a Decor Swap, and a mugmat swap, and it is full of people who like myself are into machine embroidery.

grafiau by grafiau 11 Sep 2012

Decor swap, where I was sent the most beautiful Journal, and I sent a table runner, and I also was involved with a mugmat exchange. Members are friendly, and happy to exchange tips and tricks for embroidery as well

by clawton 11 Sep 2012

Looks like good times were had by all.

by greysewist Moderator 11 Sep 2012

Thanks for putting the pic up, Ruth. A good day was most definitely had by all. We ran out of time before we ran out of fabric shops :) Marianne (on the right).

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grafiau by grafiau 11 Sep 2012

Thats true Marianne! LOL. I am planning another longer trip in November, so put it on your calender!, Ruth