Only two nights left until the first advent. Time to decorate for the season and get into christmas mood! Today I fetched the box with the seasonal decoration out of the cellar to start decorating early tomorrow morning. On top of the box I found Continue reading “Seasonal table decoration”
Only 25 days until christmas. If you want to give selfmade presents than you have to start earlier with the production than you need when you buy online. A very pretty present that you cannot buy in a shop are Continue reading “Christmas present production – mens’ pillows”
Today the preparation group for the star singers 2019 started. Though it is already the 7th year for my children they are still very fond of it. This tradition started six years ago when the my daughter’s class teacher inspired the children for this honorary office.
During the first year my daughter wore a cape out of the church’s stash. But there were some children with capes that their Grandparents had provided that were prettier than the ones of the church. Therefore Continue reading “Star singers”
A couple of days ago I did not see that the oven was still on as I left my potholders on it. While decking the table Continue reading “Quick Potholders”
When we were reading our Sunday evening fairy tale my daughter asked what „and they lived happily ever after“ meant. A very difficult question! What is happiness? Continue reading “A good day”
Yesterday was Black Friday, when in America are big sales (usually not in Germany). And indeed also many of the American embroidery designers had good offers. At Julias Needle Designs for example Continue reading “Black Friday”
After finally finsishing the ballet quilt, the magnets in my daughters bedroom are free again. Immediately we used them to Continue reading “Autumn ballerinas decorating the wall”
On Sunday my daughter had her little needle accident at the end of our patwork quilt workshop. The fright was great but meanwhile we are over it. The damage at her nail is hardly visible any more, just a little red dot as if she had painted it accidentally with an edding marker. But at the knuckle the accident is still visible as the puncture of the narcotic injection made a big black bruis which now is rather greenish. Puh, everythink worked out well.
Today my daughter received Continue reading “Un unexpected letter”
In spring I did some test stitching for Indiviudal Pieces. I liked the esoteric themed designs so much that I decided to do a wall hanging for our sleeping room which I wanted to finish during the latest quilt workshop. But I Continue reading “Workshop Day 3: Esoteric wall hanging”