Monday, December 27, 2010

I like being a winner!

I was super luck and won one of my favorite prizes that was being given away during the Sew Mama Sew Giveaway day. 
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I won this from Sadie.  Check out her super cool etsy shop here! She carries tons of vintage patterns and craft books.
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This little owl hat is for my friends little boy.  The pattern is Owl Earflap Beanie and I used Vanna's Choice.  It was a super easy and fun pattern and I plan on making one for my girls and my sister said she wanted one :)
Yo Yos
For some crazy reason I have it in my head that I want to make a yo yo quilt.  OK, it's not like I need another thing to work on... but did I have to use the small yo yo maker? Couldn't I have just waited till I picked up a bigger one? Nope, I could not.  So in 5 years I may or may not have a yo yo quilt :) 

We've been in the new house for just over a month and I think things are getting settled.  The girls seem OK with sharing a room.  Trinity has a space for all her big girl stuff in the basement with my studio.  I'm starting to get my stuff where I want it...I think that's going to take awhile.  My beads and findings got dumped during the move so they are a huge mess.   As soon as the jewelry bits and bob are set up I get my fiber ready to do some carding.  I had planned on doing a phat fiber box before we found out that we were moving, I even started to card a bunch of batts.  That has been put on hold for now.   I've been itching to spin again and even treated myself to some new roving.  I hope to get the wheel out soon.  Sometimes I think I have way to many hobbies.  LOL~

2 comments:

Batty said...

Cute owl hat! I have no idea what a yoyo quilt is, but if the colorful little fabric bundles are any indication, it's going to be fabulous.

faeriecollege said...

I love yo-yo quilts! It's been ages since I've seen someone do one, so I'm really looking forward to seeing yours!