I'm in. (Click on the Friday Night Sew In button at right for more info.)
I have a boatload of projects that need finishing: a broken zipper to replace in my husband's favorite windbreaker, a Halloween costume to mend, several pairs of pants, leggings and skirts cut out for DD that I need to sew up. And at least a dozen UFOs for myself. Let's see how many I can get through this Friday night.
Friday would have been my mom's 77th birthday. Thanks, Mom, for teaching me how to knit and sew, for making me all those groovy 70's clothes (man, was I a dork!), for buying me fabric for project after project that didn't quite work out (but taught me plenty), and especially for not freaking out (well, too much, anyway) when I carved my name into your sewing machine cabinet with a safety pin. I miss you!
Holiday weekend: The berries! - That was a slang expression Dad used: "It's the berries!" And last weekend, the market was bursting with local strawberries. Their glowing colour seemed to...
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