Monday, July 02, 2012

From the Weekend

Hello there friends, wow, how did it get to be July already? My blog posting has been a bit hit and miss over the past few weeks, even though I've been doing loads of stitching and other crafting, but I hope to remedy that over the next few days.

It was a very quiet weekend here, asides from heading to the supermarket to stock up and then DH treating us out to lunch yesterday, we had a very laid back Saturday and Sunday.  I had a few hours to myself on Saturday afternoon, which I spent happily at the sewing machine.  You'll see my results over the next few posts :)

As always, I've got several projects on the go - but not only stitching, knitting and crocheting too.  I pulled this Little House Needleworks pattern out of my stitching basket this weekend. I've had it all ready to go since last winter! 

I've also decided on this year's felt Christmas ornament for Hannah's daycare friends, the pattern is from the Mollie Makes Christmas 2011 issue.

A little bit of knitting on these chilly evenings always goes down a treat, and presently I'm working on these easy fingerless mitts which are going to be a friend's birthday gift.

Hannah decided on Saturday night she was going to sort out her art storage box, talk about funny.  Can you tell she does a lot of painting and drawing? lol

I'll finish today's update with a pic of my other favourite girl, Miss Poppy, who is just so smoochie at the moment, she can't get enough cuddles from us.

See you soon xx


Deborah said...

Love thew project. The felt ornaments will be wonderful. Both of your girls are adorable.

Lesleyanne said...

Look forward to seeing your progress on your new stitching project. The felt ornaments look lovely. Gorgeous picture of Hannah and Poppy.

eszter said...

this LHN pattern is beautiful!

Chris said...

Sounds like a perfect weekend Katrina!
I love all your projects. I really need to do some felt projects. I love looking at them.
Hugs to you and Miss Poppy!!
Have a great week.

Susan said...

It looks like you have Hannah started early with the "stash" organization.

I love your LHN piece. I'm surprised I don't own it yet! Might need to remedy that.

Have a great week!

ollie1976 said...

Miss Poppy is beautiful-I have a black cat as well. I love the moose ornaments. Can't wait to see your attempt.

Claire said...

Your ornaments will be so cute.

Little Miss Flossy said...

Those fingerless mitts look easy, easy enough even for a hopeless knitter like me. Is the pattern on-line somewhere?

Lynn said...

Love your new start! The ornament you'll make for Hannah is adorable! You always find the cutest projects.
Looks like Hannah has inherited some of her mom's creativity!
Love the pic of Miss Poppy. I do love a smoochie kitty!

Renee said...

Gorgeous photos of your family. I would love to know where you got the fingerless glove pattern. It looks so easy, a nice quick project to whip up.

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