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Friday, April 13, 2012

On My Dining Room Table


My parents are here and my mom brought along some new card-making supplies. I've been having fun today, running paper through a Cuttlebug, punching flowers, and stamping. The dining room table is littered with paper - I chose only a small section to show you.


Last week I did some sewing - not just the pillow in the previous post, but also an Easter dress for the Little Miss. It was hard to get her to pose for a photo - she's a whirling bundle of energy.

Have a great weekend everyone! It's bright and sunny here today and feeling very spring-like. Sunlight is so energizing.

12 comments:

  1. That dress is darling and fits your little granddaughter perfectly! I see that you didn't fall too far from the tree if your mother brought her crafting things. Have fun, you two!

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  2. Darling grand-daughter in an adorable outfit! Great job!!!

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  3. Lorrie dear, many thanks for all the lovely comments whilst I've been sailing the seas. Catching up now - some blogging time interspersed with garden chores, and many, many errands which require attention............time goes by far too quickly, I need longer days!

    I LOVE the darling dress you fashioned for adorable Little Miss - it's so classic and perfect - the headband is cute too.

    Have fun with your parents - I miss those precious days when I had my mum visit from England and we would sew together - make the most of every moment.
    Happy weekend, Mary

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  4. Such a sweet dress you've made! So special to have a handmade dress! How do you find the time?

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  5. What a sweet little girl (and sweet dress as well!). The photo reminds me of a pattern I made my girls a few times -- but ours had a pinafore as well. So satisfying to play with contrasting/complementary fabrics in piping and ruffles and various layers. You obviously revel in pattern and colour.

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  6. The dress you made is adorable, Lorrie, as is Little Miss.

    Have fun with your papers. The checkered one with the Swiss dots is so pretty.

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  7. What an adorable dress! She looks so cute in it. I can imagine your dining room table. I love to make cards tho I don't do it as much right now .... But I know the spread it causes!

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  8. So true...sunshine is energizing! We enjoyed a great sunny day in Fresno, Ca today.

    Very sweet dress...and sweet child!

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  9. Aw! That little Miss is so cute! And what fun to get a whole bunch of card making embelishments made with your mom.

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  10. What a precious little angel in her wonderfully custom made dress! LOVE the little angel wing sleeves you did, Lorrie. Cute, Cute, Cute!!!

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  11. What a sweet dress!!

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  12. How clever you are and little miss is so sweet.
    Inspiration with a new acquisition for the cards is coming I guess.

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