Tuesday, December 25, 2012

My December Sewing

If all goes according to plan, this post should appear while we are having Christmas lunch and I won't spoil the surprise for Christmas presents.

As usual, I left my Christmas run a bit late ;-)  both for my cards (see post HERE) and for presents.

After playing nurse to Mr Fixit who had a tooth extraction on Wednesday, our Christmas shopping for presents was completed on Friday and we got our grocery shopping done online and delivered in the afternoon - no need to face the crowds ;-)

First up are pressies for the Nephews - they are both into music and have iPods - iTunes cards were the requested presents.  I couldn't just give a giftcard, so I made some cardholders to store them in.

Giftcard Holder #1

Giftcard Holder #1 open

Giftcard Holder #2

Giftcard Holder #2 open

Next up I finally finished cushions for SIL - I have had the fabric for a while now, and I first thought I had bitten off more than I could chew when saying YES to her request for cushions.

Rosa-Lia's cushions

Rosa-Lia's cushions
so pleased with how the zips turned out ;-)

During the month of December, I also completed some blocks for block swaps.
Log Cabin for LindaB for BSA

These lovely blocks were received from LindaB - aren't they gorgeous!

this Christmas Block from Tammy from Christmas Block Swap - isn't it fun!

this is the block I made for Tammy

this is the block I made for Dawn for QBSA - unfortunately,
I haven't heard from Dawn yet, so it is yet to be posted.

Thank you for visiting my blog today - I hope you have a good day.
Remember, any day doing something you love makes it a good day ;-)

Doing what you like is freedom. Liking what you do is happiness.

1 comment:

  1. A lot of fun work here Cathy. Those cushions are stunning and yes, your zippers are very neat.


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