It´s not everyday that you win not one but TWO giveaways!! The last time I won a raffle, competition or such was about thirty years ago. From Debbie at Debbie´s Cross Stitch I have won a $20 gift certificate and from Monique at A Half- Baked Notion, sets of her beautiful earrings. Two generous bloggers who took part in the Grow Your Blog Hop.
and incremented my number of mini hexies thanks to a visit to the doctor. Amazing how many hexies one can sew up while in the waiting room.
I´m not sure just what I´m going to make with these. I´m attempting to reduce my embarrassingly large bag of scraps which, high on a wardrobe shelf, wobbles, heaves, erupts and spews its contents earthbound showering the innocent victim who so unwisely adventures to open the wardrobe door.
This week I fell to the temptation of entering our local patchwork shop, really just to say `hello´ to the girls...as you understand... and bought this bright and happy fabric called Quilting Bee by Fabri-Quilts. Thought I might recover one of my sewing baskets.
........then the Super Duper lady asked me if I would like her old DMC colour chart. Oh yes please, so useful, thank you very much. Now I can mark off all the colours I have at home and buy the ones I don´t have.