Saturday night hockey

Saturday night hockey
Saturday night hockey

Sunday, May 6, 2012

This week, April 30th to May 6th, I…

Finally got some sewing done!  I am mostly catching up on swaps right now.  I feel like – no, I AM -  behind in a few of them. 

Firstly, I made and sent the April Inchie hexies to Deb in Australia…


Next I added a border to the Mystery Round Robin block I had to work on for April .  I can’t show the whole block, but here’s a sneak peek at the fabrics I used…


Then I made this block for Beebee who is the May recipient in Victoria's New Bee swap over at 15 Minutes Play.  I think this is the first time I’ve ever made a 15 inch block!


I still have quite a few swap items to catch up on, so there will hopefully be more to show next week…

I am taking a mukluk making class here in my town.  The first class was on Wednesday evening.  Here are a couple of the ladies working on their mukluks.  I don’t have a photo of me working on mine…. Next week maybe.  The class is on Wednesday evenings, but there is sewing on Thursdays as well, so I may get these done quickly.


I also packaged and mailed three sets of 100 two inch charms and four sets of 50 two inch gift charms for Mary’s Postage Stamp Swap this week.  I think the mailing part of things takes longer than the sewing Smile 

Although it has looked like this a good deal of the past week…


the crocuses are out!


I know I still owe you a post about all the goodies I’ve received in the mail lately…. It is coming soon…

Happy Spring!



  1. you may be "a bit" behind, but, you seem to be catching up xx

  2. Always lots of interesting things... I had to look up mukluk to find out what you are making.... how awesome...

  3. OK, pardon my ignorance, but what on earth are "mucklucks"?

  4. You have been very busy catching up and doing a marvelous job , lovely block at 15" wow that is a large one .Can't wait to see your mukluks :-) Enjoy your week. hugs Sheila

  5. You have been SO busy making beautiful items and taking pictures of your lovely area.

  6. I also cant wait to see your mukluks. Are you making them for you to wear... I am working on your 100 charms also but it is slow,, so dont worry about hurrying for me. Have a great week.

  7. I see why you have not blogged lately, you are too busy too!! You are getting lots done!!