The whole Christmas gift/decoration making has kind of passed me by this year!
This may be down to my preoccupation with November birthday gifts, or my preoccupation with the City Sampler however I feel it is more likely my memories of past Christmas stress that is the cause. This goes back to me as a newbie let’s give it a go, let’s make my first ever quilt on a rubbish sewing machine three days before Christmas kind of quilter.
Before I get started on the finishes I really must say a couple of big thank yous for some lovely surprises this month.
First, this great bag that Jen aka Glinda Quilts made for my little girl. Isn’t it gorgeous? I happened to mention she liked one of the fabrics and in super fast time the bag was waiting for me my daughter complete with said fabric.
This was another hit with little O and as she’s just started dance classes it’s perfect for her kit. So thanks very much Jen!
Then, on top of this, today I checked my emails to find that…..shock of all shocks….I’d won a giveaway! Seriously I have never won anything in my life, but thanks to the lovely Teje @ Nero’s Post and Patch that’s changed…yipee!
This week has been busy, busy, busy and sunny, sunny, sunny……finally!! It was just me and Little O this weekend so we made the most of the lovely weather… going to the beach, paddling about and generally having fun. I … Continue reading →