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Sunday, December 9, 2012

Friday night with friends




my post is a little late (as usual) but i did take part in
FnwF

one of the things i really love doing is making up my own pattern
Now i am definitely no designer 
but i do occasionally get inspired and have a play at making up my own pattern


so this friday night i had a play
i used some left over fabric from my scrubs and used some special
heat resistant wadding
and did some quilting, i used this really cool wavy stitch my machine can do


almost finished . . . . doesn't the wavy stitch look cool . . . 


i cut out this really cool kidney shape and made two pockets for the back
stitched some binding on

and 

taadahhh


my new pot holder

i hope you had a great friday night stitching with friends

Ciao




Tuesday, December 4, 2012

a very special delivery



This post is a little late, i would like to apologise to my secret santa

last friday i had a very special delivery off the Chookyblue
secret santa christmas swap sleigh


i am not sure who my secret santa is yet but i received my two lovely presents



the one above is my decoration which i was allowed to open

it's a gorgeous knitted decoration which will go perfectly with my norwegian knitted christmas decorations can't wait to get them all out together to show you


above is my beautifully wrapped christmas day present
can't wait to see whats inside

20 sleeps to go

ciao