The first snow of the year...
and I'm already complaining!
Not that it snowed, but that it's our quilt club day
and we had to cancel. That always makes me crabby!
I knew those 80 degree days were not going to last forever, but...
one can dream!
It's a Mickey Mouse kind of day...
only made better by the fact that it's
Being an Island Batik Ambassador,
I just can't say enough, about how much I love these fabrics.
My give-a-way is a Stamp Set (5" squares) of
These fabrics are just gorgeous aren't they?
If you follow my blog, you likely saw my
project for our summer blog hop made with "Tide Pools".
You can see much more on this
I have been working of a fun little project.
Since I didn't get to make my yearly trip to visit the mouse
this year, I thought I would get ready for
when our schedules do line up.
I've got a brand new bag to take along.
Kind of cute isn't it.
Dare I share, that the fabric for this came from
Wal-Mart??? I don't usually shop for fabric there...
but this caught my eye and I couldn't pass it up.
It's heavier than a standard cotton fabric, so it was perfect.
Having never make a backpack before, I was
delighted that this pattern was so easy to put together.
This is the "Edelweiss Bag" from SewSweetness.com
You can check it out right
There are many other patterns she offers too.
They are "sew" much fun!
I think I have to go shopping!
Now about that give-a-way...
Visit Island Batik
and leave me a comment telling me your favorite line of fabrics.
It's a tough one I know!
Just a heads up, we have another big blog hop next month,
sharing the newest released lines. You won't want to miss it!
The give-a-way is open until midnight Dec 11.
I'll pick my winner Monday morning.
Now, on a completely different note...
For those of you who use Blogger, have you noticed the new changes?
Everything accessible from one page now.
They have even got our blog reading list back up and working again.
That made me jump for joy!
Today I see, that we have Emoji's that we can add into our post.
Thanks Google for working on Blogger.
It's been long overdue!
Guess I'm heading to my sewing cave,
to stitch by myself today.
Happy Give-A-Way day!