Posted by: sandra | May 1, 2013

What does ‘modern’ look like?

Yesterday, 17 of us spent a wonderful day touring around western Virginia.

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Here we are, all fresh and excited!  We rented a 15 passenger van, plus a minivan.

First stop, Sew Many Quilts in Covington, VA.  About a 2 hour drive.

photo(6)This was the first quilt shop that I have been to that is totally, truly, modern!  Let me show you what a modern shop looks like!

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Old favorites

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new color ways

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simple designs

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bright fabrics

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new twists

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on old favorites

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vivid colors

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bold designs!

Well, what do you think?  Can you imagine Stitch ‘n Stuff looking more like this?

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After 3 hours we were not quite so fresh…but excited!  Look, even I have a big bag of goodies!  Who’d have thought…

A wonderful lunch, another shop or two, and we ended at

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Yes, this is just what you think!

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A life size replica of Stonehenge-made in foam!  It is even astronomically correct!

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It was late in the day now and we were getting pretty silly!

I guess we could call this modern too!  A new twist on something old…

Later, Sandra

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