Hello, I thought I’d do a quick post today to let you know Yvonne is recuperating at home following her angiogram. She’s very tired and sore as expected but in good form otherwise. Thanks for all your well wishes 🙂
Tanya – Second Chance Tan – http://sewasecondchance.blogspot.co.uk/
Rachel Addison – Mamma Fairy Sews – http://mammafairysews.blogspot.co.uk/
Karen – Lisnaweary Quilts – http://lisnaweary-quilts.blogspot.co.uk/
Fiona – Sew Fi – http://go-sewfi.blogspot.co.uk/
Collette – Poppie and Poochie – http://poppyandpoochie.blogspot.co.uk/
Reene – Nellie’s Niceties – http://nelliesniceties.blogspot.co.uk/
Lynz – Domestic Light and Magic – http://domesticlightandmagic.blogspot.co.uk/
Jan – Isisjem – http://isisjem.blogspot.co.uk/
Catherine – Sew Wonderful Life – http://sewonderfulife.blogspot.co.uk/
Sarah – Sew Me – http://sewmeblog.blogspot.co.uk/
Judith – Just Jude Designs – http://judith-justjude.blogspot.co.uk/
Di – Willowbeck Designs – http://willowbeckdesigns.blogspot.co.uk/
While I’m here I’ll tell you a few other bits of news 🙂 I was recently invited to join a new UK bee called hipBees
. I’m so excited to be joining a great group of ladies for a year of sewing fun! There are lots of familiar names in there along with some that are new to me, so it will be lovely to play along and get to know each other.
I’ve taken on the first month’s Queen bee responsibilities so you’ll be hearing a lot more about this bee as I prepare for August 🙂 I don’t remember if I mentioned that I’m joining in with the In the frame purse swap
over on flickr. I’ve been procrastinating for the last week over what to do for my partner and today I finally made a start.
I had to be cocky and choose a frame with a centre panel for my first glue in purse didn’t I?! I’m sure it will be fine…..I’ve loosely based my design on this fabulous purse by Kerry which was in lots of people’s inspiration mosaics. I say loosely based because my fussy cutting skills and fabric choices are way off the heights of Kerry’s brilliance but I hope that the finished article will be even half as effective as hers.
I’ve used a cute bird house print for the lining.
All ready for the final seam to attach lining to exterior.
Next stop turn inside out and glue!! Here’s hoping for a good result with minimum mess 🙂 Catch you soon x