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Wednesday, 9 November 2011

Christmas Stitching and a Giveaway!

So I started snipping Mr 11's quilt today, I really did, but Miss 25 started sewing Christmas decorations. How am I supposed to resist that? So I didn't. This is the table she set out in front of me to tempt me.

Our stitching table
 I decided to sew a heart for a friend of mine. It was so much fun. Beads, sequins and embroidery threads are some of my favourite things!

Heart (mine)
Miss 25 decided to make a star just because. We are going to start decorating for Christmas at our house any minute now, and we probably need a few more stars!

    
Star (hers)



 We had so much fun today with this Christmas stitching. It is so much fun to be able to complete a project in a day. It makes you feel so productive! As for tomorrow, I'm planning to continue the snipping. Really, I am!

Two Christmas Dekkies!

Now for the GIVEAWAY. It's not mine, but my daughters. Pop on over to Picklesticks and have a look!

8 comments:

Lotti said...

So Clever, what lovely Christmas decorations. I love the color and they are so pretty. They are going to look gorgeous decorating someone place at Christmas

Sue said...

SOOOO pretty. Your house is going to look so very Christmassy!

Lorraine said...

Wow.....they are great! I would have given the snipping a miss as well!

dutch sisters said...

What a pretty ornaments!!

Maree: said...

Gorgeous Kris..the Beads really make them..
cheers

Shay said...

Beautiful decorations Kris.

Me + decorations = profane language usually.

Life's little stuff said...

Oh I love the gold it is very Christmassy and the beading on them look so intricate. love your work girls very inspiring to start christmas crafts. Hugs MnM

Sarah said...

Get snipping Mrs. Kris it will be finished!!!

Lovely decorations!