Since I am celebrating my Nannyhood, let's see what the others have to say:
Miss Dub2: "Yes, I am a lovely fairy princess who just happens to indulge in the occasional marker for a snack."
So ... furthering my goal to keep my sewing room neat and tidy ... I have resorted to hand work.
Specifically, hand applique on these colorful blocks ... the final design/destination of which is still a big mystery to me.
I just like 'em.
Or to sew.
here. It involves miles of sewing straight satin stitched lines on a bedskirt.
And boy, was she right. Of course this is the girl who would not be deterred by such a project, and in fact when faced with one ... taught her Bernina to Sew. By. Itself.
The proof is here. See for yourself.
Huuummmph. I should have just left well enough alone. That room was so dang clean before I started messing with it.
Please tell me it will be worth it.
**" monsoon rains, but a lovely light mist.
Along with the aforementioned advantages to Fall, look what I picked up today at Marshall's on sale because of it's obvious summer overtones? Sweet. (You know how much I love dots! And you know how much I love blue!)
Welcome Fall. Please don't toy with my emotions and revert to your old sweltering ways. Please don't make me beg.
'Cause I will.
** There was an evening this summer when I came home to find a rather large inflated child's pool ... floating in my pool. No lie. Some of my patio furniture was also at the bottom of the pool. It was a pretty big day for my pool.