Thursday, April 19, 2012

My creative space - Juggling....

'morning.  How are you doing? At my house I'm:

Decorating the carpet with pretty fabric confetti (a.k.a building up my stocks for a couple of markets late May and early June)

Peg Apron anyone?

Listening to Kiwi FM 'cos a change is as good as a rest.

Grateful for this little jar- made my cold go 'poof'.  Seriously just like magic.

Washing a whole bunch of printed cord in readiness for the Elsie Marley Kids Clothing Week Challenge which starts next week.

Tinkering with a hexie ball pattern and trying to make a sensible tutorial (and failing miserable - I am down but not out!)

Finishing my mittens, and not a moment too soon I might add.  I could have used them this morning on the bike ride to drop Lala at Kindy.


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15 comments:

  1. Our carpet looked a bit the same after trimming wool pom poms the other day! Suz

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  2. Seriously coverting those mittens but I want some like that are fingerless - so lovely and the cord looks gorgeous

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  3. The cord is divine and I love your other apron fabric too. Glad the cold went 'poof'. Hoping my upset stomach will do the same! Cx

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  4. I love your floor - mine looks the same especially when all the bits are claimed by the girls and played with daily... I am off to buy one of those little bottles - first cold has hit, yuk. and I look forward to the conquered hexie ball tute :)

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  5. LOVE the piccie of your carpet :D
    Mine looks similar but with paper hole punches - Mr 6 has been busy
    I love those mittens and it was 'Auckland' cold this morning too

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  6. What do you mean, getting ready for a market a whole month or two in advance?
    Serious stock deficiency at mine right now.
    Yes, you definitely must prewash cord.
    I learn this every time.

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  7. I think you should leave the carpets just like that! So colourful!

    You could bag the fabric offcuts and set up a side business selling wedding confetti. I think it would really go off (no pun intended!) x

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  8. Love the colour of your yarn for your gloves.

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  9. Looks like your busy Nin!
    We have concrete floors in the new house, makes floor clean ups super easy!

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  10. My carpet looks like that a lot of the time too - but hey, at least you know someone's living there! And what great things come out of that mess. I love your fabrics, and the peg bags are super cute. Definitely need to make one of those - better than the plastic zip lock they're currently in! Thanks for your lovely comment on my blog.

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  11. oh you too are working with a beautiful beautiful rich blue wool....loving that .
    Tutorials are great and i love the generosity of those who give them...but man....
    Did i say i am loving that wool....happy wooly weekend

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  12. Wow you have been busy.... love the fabrics for your peg aprons... always wanted to make for myself.... but just had a look at your felt shop... I'm thinking I would love to buy one? Love the blue floral? Looks similar to a Cath Kidson Print. Do you think I could nab that one from you?

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  13. love your stash of peg aprons (0:

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  14. Love the peg aprons and the washed cords beautiful fabric!

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  15. So busy! My carpet is often littered with snippets of embroidery floss ends. :) Love those mittens, too.

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