Monday, 10 November 2008

Shopping and crafting

Yep, that's what I spent all weekend doing! Saturday, I had the day free so I went down to Nippori again, this time I didn't get lost and had a large coffee before tackling Tomato. I also knew which floors I was interested in, last time I did a lot of wandering, this is what I picked up for the shop, mostly cotton but some is linen/cotton blend. I have to resize the pictures and work out shipping costs so it will be a couple of days before they make it to the shop.
And, this is for me, I saw it last time and loved but didn't buy it but then kicked myself all the way home. I haven't decided what to do with it yet, trousers or maybe a long top to wear over trousers (I don't do skirts and dresses!)

Then yesterday we just stayed home and had a lazy day, it is the first time we have done this for such a long time, the boys spent all morning making origami animals and the such like whilst I made this dolls quilt for my niece for Christmas and a chefs apron for her big brother (aged 5) I want to make him a hat too but I haven't quite worked out how yet, might do a test run today. I also made a test book cover for hubby and did some painting on my box, a lovely day.  What did you do?











1 comment:

  1. Oh wow these are so cute!!!

    I have never been to Nippori but now that I am getting into sewing a little I really want to go!

    Beautiful fabrics!

    ReplyDelete

Thank you!
I love hearing from my readers, if you haven't yet joined me over in Moms That Rock on Facebook, come on over, I'd love to see you there!

Pin It button on image hover